xpdf throws error
Joerg van den Hoff
j.van_den_hoff at fzd.de
Fri Sep 12 14:28:11 PDT 2008
On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 04:23:34PM +0000, Eric Hall wrote:
> 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).
thanks. yes that works. but it seems the other ways should, too. especially,
the resource file `.xpdfrc' would be my favorite place to set such things.
does anybody know why command line and resource file don't work with
this xpdf package?
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