Evince has the option to add bookmarks. My question is simple?
Where is the information about bookmarks stored?
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All evince bookmarks are stored as GIO metadata under
You can view all stored metadata for a specific file with
gvfs-info -a "metadata::evince::bookmarks" <document-uri>
I had an issue applying Glutanimate's answer. When I tested it,
gvfs-info was not working. Some Google research led me to the conclusion that it is because
gvfs-info has been abandoned in favor of
So please try instead:
gio info -a "metadata::evince::bookmarks" <file>