Subject: Re: thunderbird and acroread7
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: Mark Davies <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/16/2007 10:15:12
On Wed, 16 May 2007, Greg Troxel wrote:
> Does this theory make sense?  Is anyone else seeing problems with
> acroread7 and thunderbird?

Yes, this problem happens with both thunderbird and firefox and any 
linux binary (openoffice is the other common one we hit here).

I have two local work arounds.

1) in the bin/acroread7 script patched it to clear LD_LIBRARY_PATH at 
the start.

2) in /usr/pkg/bin/{thunderbird,firefox} patch the LD_LIBRARY_PATH= 
line to remove the "/usr/pkg/lib", ie. set it to: