persisting problems with pdf display in `gv': error /undefined in copy_trailer_attrs

John B Brown jbb at
Thu May 20 09:13:39 PDT 2010

On 5/20/10 6:51 AM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On May 19, 2010, at 13:45, joerg van den hoff wrote:
>> I reported something similar a few weeks back (no response, though): after
>> a further `port selfupdate; port update outdated' the problem persists:
>> gv any_pdf_file
>> throws the ghostscript error:
>> /undefined in copy_trailer_attrs
>> and that's it. doing
>> gs any_pdf_file
>> works as does
>> gv any_ps_file
>> this is on 10.6 x86 powerbook with current macports and gv-3.6.9, gs-8.71
>> any ideas?
> Sorry you didn't get a response before, but it's probably just because nobody knew how to help you. You may need to ask the developers of gv for assistance.
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