Subject: Re: evince won't start with D-Bus error
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 12/03/2007 16:16:24
On Mon, Dec 03, 2007 at 09:06:31AM -0600, wrote:
> Just installed evince on a new system (all new packages built).

Older versions used to just crash when dbus was not running. I would
consider it a major bug in Evince and IMO it is consistent with many
other newer Gnome apps. I hope KDE 4 will not have this behaviour as

> I don't know much about this. I just want to use the PDF viewer :)

I found evince to be a notourisly bad PDF viewer. xpdf and epdfview (SVN)
are much better for my purposes.