xpdf throws error

Eric Hall opendarwin.org at darkart.com
Fri Sep 12 09:23:34 PDT 2008

On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 12:26:16PM +0200, Joerg van den Hoff wrote:
> hello,
> not sure, whether its right to ask, but:
> I just managed to install xpdf (universial variant). It works OK but at
> each start gives the error
> Error: No paper information available - using defaults
> in the terminal window _although_ I have 
> psPaperSize		A4
> in my .xpdfrc.
> using `xpdf -paper A4 file.pdf' does the same. my older xpdf (having other
> problems related to proper zooming) still from `fink' days did'nt do
> this. while the error does no visible harm (display's OK), it's
> still irritating to always get "errors" at program start.

	I've had success setting the 'PAPERSIZE' environment
variable (PAPERSIZE=letter; export PAPERSIZE).  


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