Menu item text labels aren't rendering properly

Bug #481202 reported by kinseywk on 2009-11-12
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
evince (Ubuntu)
Low
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: evince

After Karmic clean install, all of Evince's application text (menu item labels, title bar text, about box text, etc.) render as boxes (i.e., []) It doesn't actually impact the program's functionality, but it is making it quite difficult to rotate this pdf file...

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Nov 12 03:20:52 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/evince
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release amd64 (20091027)
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: evince 2.28.1-0ubuntu1.1
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
SourcePackage: evince
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic x86_64

kinseywk (kinseywk) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report, is the issue specific to evince?

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete

Yes, it's just Evince. I've even reinstalled from scratch since then, and
I'm getting the same thing.

On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 2:51 PM, Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> wrote:

> Thank you for your bug report, is the issue specific to evince?
>
> ** Changed in: evince (Ubuntu)
> Importance: Undecided => Low
>
> --
> Menu item text labels aren't rendering properly
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/481202
> You received this bug notification because you are a direct subscriber
> of the bug.
>
> Status in “evince” package in Ubuntu: New
>
> Bug description:
> Binary package hint: evince
>
> After Karmic clean install, all of Evince's application text (menu item
> labels, title bar text, about box text, etc.) render as boxes (i.e., []) It
> doesn't actually impact the program's functionality, but it is making it
> quite difficult to rotate this pdf file...
>
> ProblemType: Bug
> Architecture: amd64
> Date: Thu Nov 12 03:20:52 2009
> DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
> ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/evince
> InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release amd64 (20091027)
> NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
> Package: evince 2.28.1-0ubuntu1.1
> ProcEnviron:
> LANG=en_US.UTF-8
> SHELL=/bin/bash
> ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
> SourcePackage: evince
> Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic x86_64
>

Dimitrios Symeonidis (azimout) wrote :

Could you try removing ~/.gnome2/evince/ and tell us if the problem has gone away? Thank you

kinseywk (kinseywk) wrote :

Negative. The problem has not gone away after removing ~/.gnome2/evince/

On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 7:02 AM, Dimitrios Symeonidis <email address hidden>wrote:

> Could you try removing ~/.gnome2/evince/ and tell us if the problem has
> gone away? Thank you
>
> --
> Menu item text labels aren't rendering properly
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/481202
> You received this bug notification because you are a direct subscriber
> of the bug.
>
> Status in “evince” package in Ubuntu: Incomplete
>
> Bug description:
> Binary package hint: evince
>
> After Karmic clean install, all of Evince's application text (menu item
> labels, title bar text, about box text, etc.) render as boxes (i.e., []) It
> doesn't actually impact the program's functionality, but it is making it
> quite difficult to rotate this pdf file...
>
> ProblemType: Bug
> Architecture: amd64
> Date: Thu Nov 12 03:20:52 2009
> DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
> ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/evince
> InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release amd64 (20091027)
> NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
> Package: evince 2.28.1-0ubuntu1.1
> ProcEnviron:
> LANG=en_US.UTF-8
> SHELL=/bin/bash
> ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
> SourcePackage: evince
> Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic x86_64
>

Dimitrios Symeonidis (azimout) wrote :

ok then, switching back to new. i have no idea what else it could be...

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. A new version of Evince is available in both Lucid and Maverick and we are wondering if this is still reproducible in any of those versions, May you please test and give us of feedback about it? Thanks in advance.

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to New. Thanks again!.

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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