Could not rotate PDF document with keyboard shortcuts

Bug #1493582 reported by Istimsak
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
evince (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Evince was unable to rotate the PDF document left or right using the keyboard shortcuts, ctrl-left, ctrl-right.

Rotating works using the rotate commands in the Edit menu.

  Installed: 3.16.1-0ubuntu1
  Candidate: 3.16.1-0ubuntu1
  Version table:
 *** 3.16.1-0ubuntu1 0
        500 wily/main i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu Wily Werewolf (development branch)
Release: 15.10
Codename: wily

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
Package: evince 3.16.1-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.1.0-3.3-generic 4.1.3
Uname: Linux 4.1.0-3-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.18-0ubuntu9
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Sep 8 18:40:20 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-05-18 (113 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Alpha i386 (20150517)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: evince
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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Istimsak (saqman2060) wrote :
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Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu Package testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: package-qa-testing
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks, that's indeed an issue, seems an upstream bug as reported on

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Changed in evince:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Changed in evince:
status: Confirmed → Expired
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