Ghostscript Fails on Oracle Linux 7 with Error "Unrecoverable error: undefined in getdeviceprops" (Doc ID 2249874.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The same Ghostscript commands that have been executed on Oracle Linux 5 ( OL5 ) and Oracle Linux 6 ( OL6 ) with out any issues are no longer working on Oracle Linux 7 ( OL7 ).

Below is an example of a command being executed on OL7 and failing:

Changes

 Installed a new Oracle Linux 7 (OL7) server and the same Ghostscript commands which work on OL5 and OL6 are failing.

Cause

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