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[Fixed] qpdfview hangs on some files

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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#11 Post by dr-kart » Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:50 am

:undecided:I still think qpdfview does have issues with some kind of "imperfectly" made pdfs. Cyrillic contamination has nothing to do here. Maybe some libs installed in my system impede qpdfview work in some cases. Although all the libs are from debian repo. The only way I personally see here to test/prove/solve the theory is to have newer qpdfview running on MX17 so far.

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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#12 Post by azrielle » Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:41 am

There are many pdf viewers available besides qpdfview.
Acer V5-171 i5/3317u 12GB 11.6" MX17.1/Korora26/SolydX9/Win7SP1 500GB SSD
Lenovo X131e i3/3227u 8GB 11.6" Parrot 4.01 Studio/AntiX 17.1 Fluxbox/Win7SP1 240GB SSD
Acer AO D257 Atom/n570 2GB 10" MX17.1/AntiX 17.1 Fluxbox/Win7SP1 128GB SSD

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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#13 Post by Jerry3904 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:50 am

+1
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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#14 Post by dxrobertson » Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:43 pm

qpdfview will not display my bank statements. atril opens and displays the statements fine.

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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#15 Post by Jerry3904 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:23 pm

atril, like evince, brings in a lot of other stuff that I don't want on my system.

I use Foxit a lot, which brings only itself: https://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/ I unpack it in Downloads, then move it to /opt and adjust the menu launcher with Alt-F3.
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Re: qpdfview hangs on some files

#16 Post by dr-kart » Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:34 am


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Re: [Fixed] qpdfview hangs on some files

#17 Post by Fornhamfred » Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:06 pm

Thanks
Worked for me too.

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