[sf-lug] Serious Newbie, Trouble with PDF's

Asheesh Laroia asheesh at asheesh.org
Mon Apr 28 17:04:23 PDT 2008

On Mon, 28 Apr 2008, Truth E. Ness wrote:

> Hi,
> I am as it says, a serious newbie.....
> I paid for and downloaded some old newspaper articles from the NY Times
> website, everything looked fine, and it said it was saving each of them as
> /home/cheryl/.mozilla/firefox/jglar1hg.default/Cache/(then a long string of
> numbers).  But now when I try to email them as attachments, they don't show
> up at the receiver's mailbox, or they open and there's no document.  I was
> emailing them to Officemax so they can print them, my printer's not
> working.  Any idea what I did / am doing wrong?

Do you still have the PDFs open?  I fear Firefox may have erased the 
temporary copy you opened.  If you still have them open, keep them open 
for now...

Can you forward me (off-list) a copy of the email you sent, complete with 
the attachment it has?

What did you use to send the email?

-- Asheesh.

Life is NP-hard, and then you die.
 		-- Dave Cock

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