acroread5 will not start (solved)

Tom Parquette tparquet at
Tue Nov 18 18:44:12 PST 2003

Sergey A. Osokin wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 04:40:30PM -0500, Tom Parquette wrote:
>>Please CC me.  I do not subscribe to PORTS.  Thanks...
>>I'm trying to configure mozilla to call acroread5 for pdf files.
>>This is a 5.1-CURRENT from October of '03 (I stay back from the edge 
>>some  ;-)
>>According to pkg_info, I have acroread-5.08 installed.
>>This is what it's giving me:
>>$ acroread5
>>ELF binary type "3" not known.
>>/usr/local/Acrobat5/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread: 1: Syntax error: "(" 
>>This smells like a compatability module problem.
>>I tried searching questions and ports but I didn't find anything talking 
>>about ELF binary types.
>>TIA for any help...
> Looks like linux kernel module unloadable.
> $ kldload linux
> then try again.
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