Evince print blank pages for landscape pdfs when auto rotate and center is chosen

Bug #1423847 reported by wilk on 2015-02-20
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Evince
Fix Released
High
evince (Ubuntu)
High
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Bug Description

The title says it all. The document is printed if the "auto-rotate and center" is unchecked but of course that's not a solution since the image is cropped.

I also tried printing to a pdf file, the resulting pdf seems correct but fails to print just the same.

Printing from okular works fine although for some reason dual sided printing is greyed out (it used to work fine with evince before on my Laserjet 2055d).

The problem seems known upstream (see https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=739723)

I added a file exhibiting the problem.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
Package: evince 3.14.1-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-31.41-generic 3.16.7-ckt5
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-31-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.7-0ubuntu8.2
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: GNOME
Date: Fri Feb 20 10:53:30 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-01-15 (400 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 13.10 "Saucy Salamander" - Release amd64 (20131016.1)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=fr_FR:en
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 XDG_RUNTIME_DIR=<set>
 LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: evince
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to utopic on 2015-02-15 (4 days ago)

wilk (j-cubizolles) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Upstream fixed it with this commit
https://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=69b474fce1a87a0839e1f541f1297492e47c7c31

that reverts another fix so is not ideal, but maybe we should do that anyway

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Changed in evince:
importance: Unknown → High
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :
Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Nathan Collins (ntc2) wrote :

Will the fix be coming to 14.10?

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