Using Evince to open a DSC file generated by the pdf2dsc script is no longer possible

Updated -

Introduction to the problem
In Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (prior to version 7.2), it was possible to convert a *.pdf (Portable Document Format) file into a *.dsc (Document Structure Convention) file with the pdf2dsc script, and open the converted *.dsc file with the Evince GNOME document viewer (Evince). The pdf2dsc script is one of the aux...

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In

Welcome! Check out the Getting Started with Red Hat page for quick tours and guides for common tasks.