[greenstone-users] Problems with PDF files

From Renate Morgenstern
DateTue Feb 24 00:10:37 2009
Subject [greenstone-users] Problems with PDF files
Good day,

I have a collection of PDF files. With one batch I have problems when
it converts the file to html.

What can I do about it - see error message below.
Thanks in advance for any help.
Renate

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mport.pl> Converting Economics2008.pdf to HTML format
import.pl> Error executing pdftohtml.pl
import.pl> pdftohtml error log:
import.pl> Error: PDF version 1.5 -- xpdf supports version 1.4
(continuing anyway)
import.pl> Error (0): PDF file is damaged - attempting to reconstruct
xref table...
import.pl> Error: Couldn't find trailer dictionary
import.pl> Error: Couldn't read xref table
import.pl> Could not convert Economics2008.pdf to HTML format
import.pl> Error: PDF version 1.5 -- xpdf supports version 1.4
(continuing anyway)
import.pl> Error (0): PDF file is damaged - attempting to reconstruct
xref table...
import.pl> Error: Couldn't find trailer dictionary
import.pl> Error: Couldn't read xref table
import.pl> WARNING: No plugin could process 2008Economics2008.pdf
import.pl> DirectoryPlugin: preparing metadata for Education2008.pdf
import.pl> File "Education2008.pdf" matches filespec ".*"
import.pl> File "Education2008.pdf" matches filespec "Education2008.pdf"
import.pl> DirectoryPlugin recurring: Education2008.pdf
import.pl> Converting Education2008.pdf to HTML format
import.pl> Error executing pdftohtml.pl
import.pl> pdftohtml error log:
import.pl> Error: PDF version 1.5 -- xpdf supports version 1.4
(continuing anyway)
import.pl> Error (0): PDF file is damaged - attempting to reconstruct
xref table...
import.pl> Error: Couldn't find trailer dictionary
import.pl> Error: Couldn't read xref table

Mrs Renate Morgenstern
University of Namibia Library
Windhoek, Namibia
Tel.: +264 61 2063869
rmorgenstern@unam.na