[poppler] KPDF Bug 146448
Albert Astals Cid
aacid at kde.org
Thu Oct 9 14:03:06 PDT 2008
Please don't talk to me only, the list is there for future reference.
A Dijous 09 Octubre 2008, Dmitriy Morozov va escriure:
> > Also KPDF does not use poppler, code base is very similar, but difers in
> > some places.
> In KDE bugzilla I was redirected to poppler by Pino saying that that's
> what Okular uses.
Right, poppler is that Okular uses, but not what KPDF uses.
> > Finally I can see the snapshots you attached are different but i don't
> > see one as much worse than the other, they are just different.
> I admit that it's a matter of opinion, but clearly a number of people
> on that bug exchange believe that it is so.
Well, i can see no more than 2 persons speaking one and another one that
> I'm a little surprised
> that consistency of rendering between backends is a non-priority.
We try to do backends as better as possible but we are not as good as we would
want, i can point you documents where the Splash renderer is better than
Cairo and ones where the Cairo renderer is better than Splash, help is always
appreciated, creating a PDF renderer is not easy.
> > So please do what everybody else does, file a bug, and please don't do
> > what everybody does and stop thinking your bug is the first and only one
> > that should be fixed as soon as possible.
> You don't need to lecture me, Albert. An answer alone would have
> sufficed. At no point did I imply that this bug needs to be fixed as
> soon as possible. I was merely trying to find out if this is a known
> problem in the poppler community.
It's a known problem? Yeah somewhat, but if you file a bug it will be
Has it priority in MY todo list? None
I can't tell anything about other poppler devels of course. And as i already
said more helping hands are always welcome.
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