Bug 64857 - Attempts to view pdf in galeon/acroread crash galeon/acroread
Attempts to view pdf in galeon/acroread crash galeon/acroread
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: galeon (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Blizzard
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Reported: 2002-05-13 13:24 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-13 17:31:32 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2002-05-13 13:24:20 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.0 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020408

Description of problem:
Recently upgraded RH 7.2 -> 7.3.  When attempting to view above URL using galeon
and acroread configured as a plugin, acroread appears to load and begin to
display, but then very quickly it and galeon exit.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start galeon
2.Type www.sun.com/jiro/documents/jiro_developer.pdf in URL bar


Actual Results:  Galeon/acroread dies.

Expected Results:  View pdf document in acroread embedded frame within galeon.

Additional info:

acroread 4.05
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-05-13 17:31:26 EDT
Additional testing indicates that there is something about the particular PDF.

1) I am able to view other PDFs with galeon/acroread.
2) I am able to download the PDF test case (shift-rightclick) and view the saved
file via acroread.
Comment 2 Christopher Blizzard 2002-08-29 18:33:04 EDT
Sounds like a problem with acroread, which I can't fix.

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