Clicking URLs with acroread8

Alexander Leidinger Alexander at
Sat Dec 10 20:44:44 UTC 2011

On Fri, 09 Dec 2011 16:14:14 -0800 Doug Barton <dougb at>

CCing emulation@

> I receive PDF documents with URLs that I need to click, and so I would
> like to get that working in acroread8. I symlink'ed firefox into
> /compat/linux/usr/local/bin, and set the preferences in acroread
> accordingly. That got me from a "firefox not found" error to this,
> printed out in the terminal:
> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
> Failed to load module: /usr/lib/gio/modules/
> Since I have that lib installed as a result of the linux-base port, I
> assume that what is missing is something that it depends on.
> Any help resolving this is welcome.

# /compat/linux/bin/bash /compat/linux/usr/bin/ldd /compat/linux/usr/lib/gio/modules/ => /lib/ (0x21029000) => /lib/ (0x2109d000) => /lib/ (0x210de000) => not found => /lib/ (0x211c1000) => /lib/ (0x2133a000) => /lib/ (0x2133e000)
        /lib/ (0x01001000) => /lib/ (0x2135b000)

# find /compat/linux -name

# cd /usr/ports

# INDEXFILE=INDEX-9 make quicksearch name=fam | grep linux

# grep fam emulators/linux_base-f10/pkg-plist

# grep fam */linux-f10-*/pkg-plist


Looks to me like you need a linux (and we should add it
to the linux_base-f10 port).


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