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TOPIC: XPDF does not work on a local install under MAC OS

XPDF does not work on a local install under MAC OS 12 Feb 2013 17:28 #993

Hi community

i've read every post about that problem...
I don't understood what 's the exact trick to solve that bug. :sick:

- Joomla 2.5.9
- Jifile 1.0.8
- OS 10.6.8
- CHMOD 755 on antiword and pdftotext
- Jifile patch

Everything is indexed except the pdf files.

Could't you bring the commnity user the exact and detailled way to manage with your extra component ?

Also is the a possibilty for the component to search only a part of words ?
For exemple , if you type "exem"
the search result will sort the word "exemple"
and no return "null" .

Thank's a lot for your job and for your answer ;)
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XPDF does not work on a local install under MAC OS 15 Feb 2013 10:18 #996

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your problem is the XPDF.
You have a message error where index your document PDF? If yes, send us this message.

If you want verify if the XPDF works.
Open Terminal and write:

pathWhereIsInstalledYourJoomla/libraries/ifile/adapter/helpers/binaries/osx/pdftotext "YourFile.pdf" - 2>/dev/null

where YourFile.pdf include absolute path where you PDF is present in you machine.
If not works try with:

pathWhereIsInstalledYourJoomla/libraries/ifile/adapter/helpers/binaries/osx/pdftotext "YourFile.pdf"
and verify if in the path where is present your PDF exists a file YourPDF.txt.

If the XPDF read content of the file then XPDF works, and the problem is the IFile library, otherwise, the XPDF present in IFIle is not compatible with your OS. You can search the web a version compatible for your OS.

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