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Evince document viewer

Postby tomcat1965 on Sat Jan 06, 2007 12:50 pm

I think Evince should be replaced by Xpdf or similar as it's still suffering from the buffer overflow bug on certain pdf's,I thought this had been fixed as it's a definite security vunerability,and will send cpu usage to 100%. Doesn't seem to be affected by all pd's though I just downloaded the latest pdf from PCLinuxOS

http://mag.mypclinuxos.com/index.php?op ... &Itemid=26

and usedn Evince to view it and....cpu 100%, Adobe and Xpdf both fine.
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Postby hairy_Palms on Sat Jan 06, 2007 3:10 pm

weird, thats the first pdf its ever happened to me on, do you know if that pdf was generated with unusual software?
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use this one,its very fast and usable

Postby jett on Sun Jan 07, 2007 7:52 pm

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