User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-GB; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-GB; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 I see the other associated bug reports but nothing for Linux. Here it is. I click on THIS PARTICULAR link and open acroread. acroread functions normally but I have lost all Mozilla functionality. I have to kill Mozilla to continue. I have loaded other PDF files with no problem with Mozilla 1.5 and my current acroread. This is not a consistent problem with PDF files. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. go to web site http://www.torontopoliceassn.ca 2. click on OMERS Update link 3. acroread opens (it is my file association) 3. kill Mozilla 1.5 Actual Results: Mozilla 1.5 was killed. Reload and continue. Otherwise no crashing. Good app! Expected Results: From the foregoing Mozilla must realise that I am not techie enough to answer this question other than acroread should fade away into the sunset and Mozilla goes onto the next page.
WFM LInux 2004012207 Acrobat Reader 5.0.8 also the plugin is WFM
are you using acroread as a helper app or as a plugin (nppdf.so)?
Good Day... I searched the mozilla directory (/usr/local/mozilla) and did not find npptf.so. My user mozilla directory did not contain the file. The other 'helper app' term, I am not familiar with it. Give me more info and I will assist you.
Helper apps are found in Edit-> Pref.->Nav.->Helper Apps. If you didn't find the plugin then you are using a helper app. Also, about:plugins will tell you what plugins you have installed. You should try 1.6 or a nightly and see if that works.
is this still a problem with a recent build (1.7 or 1.8b)? Adobe also released Reader 7.0 for linux.
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