need to delete and re-install mozilla-acroread to be able to read PDF files in firefox

Bug #40212 reported by John van der Koijk
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firefox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

After automatic update of firefox to 1.0.8-0ubuntu5.10, firefox did not open PDF files in the browser.

A dpkg -r and apt-get install on mozilla acroread solved the problem (after a restart of firefox).

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Vassilis Pandis (pandisv) wrote :

(rejecting duplicate task, bug remains open) Have you experienced similar problems using dapper or edgy?

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Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

No response. Closing the issue. Feel free to reopen with more info.

Changed in firefox:
status: Unconfirmed → Rejected
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