jm at jmason.org wrote:
> Brendan Halpin said:
>>>"John P. Looney" <valen at tuatha.org> writes:
>>>>>>> Anyone know what could cause postscript to barf ?
>>>>> Error: /undefinedfilename in (/dev/fd/0)
>>>>This is the bit that is sticking in its craw: it can't read
>>/dev/fd/0 as an input file.
>>>>If you know what /dev/fd/0 is, you know more than I do, however.
>>For me it's a link to /dev/null, which would explain why gs can't
>>read ps out of it.
>> /dev/fd/0 is STDIN -- filedescriptor 0. Looks like the PS file wants
> to know its filename, but it's being read from STDIN, that's my
> guess. Try tweaking the scripts to run "gs" with the ps file on
> the command line instead of as "-".
It is STDIN but this naming really annoys me,
it should be /proc/self/fd/0
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