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[Bug 503372] Re: Evince doesn't retain settings in Lucid


At some point, this bug stopped being an issue for me, but that was
several versions ago. In Ubuntu 14.04, I can confirm that I'm still
experiencing this bug.

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  Evince doesn't retain settings in Lucid

Status in “evince” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in “evince” source package in Lucid:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  Binary package hint: evince

   evince (2.30.1-0ubuntu2) lucid-proposed; urgency=low
     * add debian/patches/02_fix_dot_dir_creation.patch:
       fix dot dir creation when launching evince directly (LP: #571725)
   evince (2.30.1-0ubuntu1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
     * New upstream release:
       Bug fixes:
       - Make inverted colors mode work in presentation mode too
         (#614693, Carlos Garcia Campos)
       - Respect GNOME22_USER_DIR env variable (#613637, Ray Strode)
       - Fix loading of local documents when uri contains a page
         destination (#616515, Carlos Garcia Campos)
       - Take default settings from last document opened. Fixes
         regression caused by migration to gio metadata (#606090, Carlos
         Garcia Campos) (LP: #544639, #503372)
       - Update icons to match gnome-icon-theme appearance (#614747,
         Hylke Bons, Carlos Garcia Campos)
       - Make sure there's a new valid page range before updating caches
         (fdo#27599, Carlos Garcia Campos)
       - Update FSF address everywhere (#514607, Arun Persaud)
       - Fix loading of compressed password-protected documents (#613959,
         Carlos Garcia Campos)
       - Close previewer window with control + w (#612972, Carlos Garcia
       - Fix keybindings in previewer window (#612972, Carlos Garcia
       Translation updates

  Test case:
  install evince from -proposed, open some pdf document, close them, reopen them to see the window has the same size


  Previous systems - Karmic, Jaunty and before kept the last settings in
  Evince. In Lucid, it always opens with the side pane and in mini-mode.

  I expected it to open in the mode last used.

  ProblemType: Bug
  Architecture: i386
  Date: Tue Jan  5 09:00:39 2010
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Alpha i386 (20091225)
  Package: evince 2.29.4-0ubuntu1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-9.13-generic
  SourcePackage: evince
  Tags: lucid
  Uname: Linux 2.6.32-9-generic i686

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