Firefox Acroread plugin not working

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Apr 23 22:40:10 UTC 2006

On Sunday 23 April 2006 17:17, Matthew Saltzman wrote:
>On Sun, 23 Apr 2006, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> On Sunday 23 April 2006 13:36, Lauri wrote:
>>> # chcon -t texrel_shlib_t
>>> /usr/local/Adobe/Acrobat7.0/Reader/intellinux/lib/*.so
>>> Lauri
>> Thank you very much Lauri, that worked like a champ.  But why does
>> it seem to be such a huge secret other than its ulitmately being
>> usefull to the blackhats?
>> I assume that this command line (the top line above) can be used
>> against any other known good (we think) but similarly malfunctioning
>> (the bottom line above) program?
>Yes, if you are sure that's the malfunction.  The binary NVIDIA
> driver's GLX and VMWare Workstation are the other examples I know of.
>  Are there others?
That question is rhetorical I assume as we won't know till it bites us 
again if there are any others.  But it does tend to show just how much 
committment Adobe has in supporting linux.  Their test box is probably 
still running rh6.1...

>   Matthew Saltzman
>Clemson University Math Sciences
>mjs AT clemson DOT edu

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