Debian Bug report logs - #589444
poppler-utils: pdftotext produce page upside down

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Package: poppler-utils; Maintainer for poppler-utils is Loic Minier <lool@dooz.org>; Source for poppler-utils is src:poppler.

Reported by: Mathieu Malaterre <malat@debian.org>

Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2010 20:45:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in versions poppler/0.16.7-2, poppler/0.8.7-3

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Loic Minier <lool@dooz.org>:
Bug#589444; Package poppler-utils. (Sat, 17 Jul 2010 20:45:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Loic Minier <lool@dooz.org>. (Sat, 17 Jul 2010 20:45:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: poppler-utils: pdftotext produce page upside down
Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2010 23:02:43 +0200
Package: poppler-utils
Version: 0.8.7-3
Severity: important



Running the following command:

pdftotext -nopgbrk -layout -f 33 -l 34 2142506_100r02_ps.pdf
2142506_100r02_ps.txt

will produce a text file, where all lines will be produced in opposite order.

PDF is at:
http://www.gehealthcare.com/usen/xr/dicom/docs/2142506_100r02_ps.pdf

I can reproduce the issue with a local installation of pdftotext 3.02

Thanks !

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.4
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (500, 'stable'), (200, 'testing'), (100, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-bpo.1-amd64 (SMP w/16 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages poppler-utils depends on:
ii  libc6                    2.11.1-3        Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  libfontconfig1           2.8.0-2         generic font configuration library
ii  libgcc1                  1:4.4.2-9       GCC support library
ii  libpoppler3              0.8.7-3         PDF rendering library
ii  libstdc++6               4.4.2-9         The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libxml2                  2.7.6.dfsg-2+b1 GNOME XML library

Versions of packages poppler-utils recommends:
ii  ghostscript        8.62.dfsg.1-3.2lenny1 The GPL Ghostscript PostScript/PDF

poppler-utils suggests no packages.

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Severity set to 'normal' from 'important' Request was from Michael Gilbert <michael.s.gilbert@gmail.com> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Mon, 12 Sep 2011 01:48:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug Marked as found in versions poppler/0.16.7-2. Request was from Pino Toscano <pino@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 15 Oct 2011 11:33:22 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Changed Bug submitter to 'Mathieu Malaterre <malat@debian.org>' from 'Mathieu Malaterre <mathieu.malaterre@gmail.com>' Request was from Mathieu Malaterre <malat@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Wed, 28 Mar 2012 13:55:24 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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