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For several years I have been downloading credit card statements as pdf files. I then print them, before inputting the info to gnucash. I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday. Now if I try to print one of these files, in most instances a quantity prefaced by a $-sign is messed up. What happens, is the $-sign overwrites the first digit of the number.

I tried to report this as a bug, but it seems to be nearly impossible to report a bug if the application has not crashed.

Has anyone else noticed this bug? If so, do you know if it has been reported?

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closed as off-topic by Ringtail, Aditya, BuZZ-dEE, mikewhatever, Jorge Castro Mar 1 at 18:17

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If this is a bug, this question should be closed as off topic. –  Seth Jan 3 '13 at 0:28
    
This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and as such is off-topic, thanks! Instructions on filing a bug report are here. –  Seth Jan 3 '13 at 0:28

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I am experiencing the same issue - couldn't see it in the evince bug list but have asked a question on Launchpad, see:

https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/evince/+question/218163

I am currently getting around the problem by first printing to .ps or .svg file and then printing again from there, although the margins are smaller by default.

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