CARTER Anthony a.carter at
Wed Apr 9 01:16:18 PDT 2003

Running version 5 of Acrobat, 7.1_2 of linux base.

Permissions are crw-rw-rw- with root and wheel owner and group respectively.

No, run acroread & from the command line, open a pdf file and I get:

There was an error opening this document. A temporary file could not be 

It was working before, I wonder what broke? Maybe I will make a force 
re-install see if that helps...


On Wednesday 09 April 2003 02:47, Trevor Johnson wrote:
> > Since updating to latest CVS of KDE and XFree, acroread is no longer able
> > to create temporary files when opening pdf files. Any ideas?
> Which Acrobat port do you have installed--version 3, 4, or 5?  Which
> linux_base port do you have--version 6.1 or 7.1?  What are the permissions
> on /compat/linux/dev/null?  Does "chmod 666 /compat/linux/dev/null" (PR
> 44169) fix the problem?  Are you using Acrobat as a browser plugin?

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