evince is unable to open URI (http)

Bug #562751 reported by Dudude on 2010-04-14
This bug report is a duplicate of:  Bug #514930: URLs not clickable. Edit Remove
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evince (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: evince

I have encountered a series of PDFs that have links in them that will not open Evince, but will open in Adobe Reader.

Since the links in the PDFs I have are pictures that are clicked on (as shown in the attached screenshot) I filed this as a bug report separate from bug report #514930.

The cursor turns into a hand when hovering above the link, but clicking does nothing.

Hovering above the link in Adobe Reader has the cursor turn into a hand and the clicking makes a warning appear about opening remote URLs and asking if it should open the link you just clicked on.

Dudude (dudude1990) wrote :
Dudude (dudude1990) wrote :

Also attached is one of the problem PDFs with a large part of the extraneous content removed.

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 514930, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Feel free to continue to report any other bugs you may find.

summary: - Certain links not clickable in evince
+ evince is unable to open URI (http)
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