Error while saving book

Bug #2020855 reported by Fabrizio Cacicia
This bug affects 1 person
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Bug Description

calibre, version 6.18.0
WARNING: Error while saving: Failed to update metadata in some books, click "Show details" for more information

Failed to update the metadata in the PDF format of: Information Theory: From Coding to Learning by Yuri Polyanskiy, with error:
    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "calibre/utils/podofo/", line 36, in set_metadata
      File "calibre/utils/ipc/", line 255, in fork_job
      File "calibre/utils/ipc/", line 180, in run_job
      File "calibre/utils/ipc/", line 119, in communicate
    calibre.utils.ipc.simple_worker.WorkerError: Worker failed

    During handling of the above exception, another exception occurred:

    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "calibre/customize/", line 488, in set_file_type_metadata
      File "calibre/customize/", line 525, in set_metadata
      File "calibre/ebooks/metadata/", line 185, in set_metadata
      File "calibre/utils/podofo/", line 40, in set_metadata
    Exception: Failed to set PDF metadata in (Information Theory: From Coding to Learning): Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "calibre/utils/ipc/", line 303, in main
      File "calibre/utils/podofo/", line 94, in set_metadata_
      File "calibre/utils/podofo/", line 16, in get_podofo
    ImportError: dlopen(/Applications/, 0x0002): Library not loaded: @rpath/libpodofo.1.dylib
      Referenced from: <923B7602-81AE-399E-B752-36B066997FF2> /Applications/
      Reason: tried: '/usr/local/lib/libpodofo.1.dylib' (no such file), '/usr/lib/libpodofo.1.dylib' (no such file, not in dyld cache)

Further information:
MacOS 13.3.1 (22E261)

Revision history for this message
Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote :

Fixed in branch master. The fix will be in the next release. calibre is usually released every alternate Friday.

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Fix Released
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