On Mar 22, 2010, at 11:52 AM, Richard Brown wrote:
I do > Insert External Files > PDF and select my pdf. I add the pages
options for all of the pages (there are 2). Lyx burbles a little,
spits the error message at me:
error converting to loadable format. The file was prepared by a
Windows from a Sibelius music notation file.
If I examine the pdf file properties I see the following:
Producer GPL Ghostscript 8.70
Creator PDFCreator Version 0.9.9
Export to PDF should work fine, it is just the preview.
If you have ghostscript version 8.70, then the issue is a bug in gs.
Here is a workaround from a previous post
This seems to be a result of the bug reported here
Copy the script convertDefault.py from /Applications/LyX.app/Contents/
Comment out the lines
if sys.argv[:4] == 'pdf:' and (version >= 0x060206 or gm):
opts = '-define pdf:use-cropbox=true ' + opts
On a Mac, the script goes in