Evince 0.7.2 released
Posted on: 02/13/2007 10:31 AM

Almost stable Evince release is ready

* What is it ?

Evince is a document viewer. It primarily displays pdf, though djvu, tiff, dvi, impress slides, postscript and even comics archives are also


More information can be found at http://www.gnome.org/projects/evince/

* Where to get it ?

Evince is available at:

md5sum: 9bc017e96725c5fff86aaa5f30c9d4c6
size: 1.8M

md5sum: becad4cdb5793f246911d6f3cf523786
size: 1.2M

* What's changed ?

New Features and UI Improvements:

* Document thumbnail is used as window icon (Carlos Garcia Campos)
* Support for gzipped and bzipped document types (Carlos Garcia Campos)
* A lot of new icons (Luca Feretti, Andreas Nilsson)
* Finally working history button (Nickolay V. Shmyrev)

Internal Improvements:

* Developer gtk-doc based documentation (Nickolay V. Shmyrev)
* More dogtail tests (Nickolay V. Shmyrev)

Bug Fixes:

* Fontconfig lock to avoid crashes (Carlos Garcia Campos)
* Critical crash fix by checking return value from

psscan (Tom Parker)
* Critical crash fix in nautilus property page and

broken ODF (Tom Parker)
* Critical crash fix with multifile djvu

documents (Carlos Garcia Campos)
* Multithreaded gtk problems fix by using async

gnome-vfs (Carlos Garcia Campos)


Changwoo Ryu (ko)
Clytie Siddall (vi)
Daniel Nylander (sv)
David Lodge (en_GB)
Dimitris Glezos (el)
Dorji Tashi (dz)
Duarte Loreto (pt)
Gabor Kelemen (hu)
Ihar Hrachyshka (be)
Ilkka Tuohela (fi)
Ivar Smolin (et)
Jovan Naumovski (mk)
Khaled Hosny (ar)
Kjartan Maraas (nb)
Nickolay V. Shmyrev (ru)
Stephane Raimbault (fr)
Theppitak Karoonboonyanan (th)
Vladimir Petkov (bg)
Wouter Bolsterlee (nl)
Yuval Tanny (he)

* Thanks

Ed Catmur, Esteban Sanchez, Theppitak Karoonboonyanan, Wouter Bolsterlee

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