Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 819157
pdfcrop from texlive-utils fail on certain files without meaningful error message
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:55:17 EDT
Description of problem:
"pdfcrop" utility fails on attached file, no meaningful error message is produced. On other files pdfcrop works.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Download attached PDF file.
2. Execute pdfcrop "big-db.pdf" "db.pdf"
PDFCROP 1.5, 2004/06/24 - Copyright (c) 2002, 2004 by Heiko Oberdiek.
!!! Error: Cannot move `tmp-pdfcrop-21323.pdf' to `db.pdf'!
File "db.pdf" was produced.
File "big-db.pdf" was produced via these commands:
dia -e "db.eps" --filter eps "db.dia"
epstopdf "--outfile=big-db.pdf" "db.eps"
Intermediate EPS and PDF "big-db.pdf" files seems to be OK in Evince. EPS file seems to be OK also in "gv".
Created attachment 582271 [details]
failing input PDF file
Created attachment 582272 [details]
original DIA file - transformed to EPS
Created attachment 582273 [details]
input for epstopdf
pdfcrop now works flawlessly in TeX Live 2012 in rawhide.
texlive-2012-3.20121019_r28030.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.