[Geany-devel] Crash on Geany r4171 during pushing F5 for viewing LaTeX/PDF with evince

Thomas Martitz thomas.martitz at xxxxx
Thu Sep 10 19:24:12 UTC 2009

On 10.09.2009 20:45, Frank Lanitz wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm afraid I can reproduce a crash on Geany probably related to new
> build system. When I have a file called cv_c.tex open and want to look
> at the PDF created from I push F5 (or use the menu enry for) for the
> first time the VTE appears with some weird (and different) letters
> inside. After pushing F5 or the menu item again Geany is crashing with
> bt I've uploaded to http://nopaste.geany.org/p/m15e5927a as well as
> attached to this mail with m15e5927a.txt. Also it appears that this is
> not related to the file name as I was able to reproduce it with the
> build in LaTeX template of Geany. Or just take this as a minimal
> example:
> \documentclass[a4paper]{article}
> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
> \usepackage{lmodern}
> \begin{document}
> Lorem ipsum
> \end{document}
> When starting geany with option to be more verbose I'm getting
> (geany:8493): Vte-WARNING **: Error (Invalid or incomplete multibyte or
> wide character) converting data for child, dropping.
> inside command line.
> I've attached my geany.conf and filetypes.latex file.
> Cheers,
> Frank

I took your test file, and it works for me.

BTW: The default run commands for pdf are stupid :( "%f" should be 
"%e.pdf" if you do view pdf file.

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