Firefox has not produced the result file within the maximum allowed time span

Last update: 6 February 2018

Summary

During conversion on Linux using firefox you may receive this error message:

Firefox hasn't produced the result file within the maximum allowed time span

Information

ps2pdf cannot be found in folder /usr/bin/ but in /usr/local/bin. ps2pdf is necessary to convert postscript into pdf files and is provided by Ghostscript.

Solution

Create a symbolic link from /usr/local/bin/ps2pdf to /usr/bin/ps2pdf

ln -s /usr/local/bin/ps2pdf /usr/bin/ps2pdf

 

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