Subject: three acroread packages and acroread should be acroread4? And choosing
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 07/23/2004 16:31:15
Is it okay if we reimport acroread as acroread4?
We have acroread5. I don't know if acroread5 should be reimported as
acroread. But as far as I can tell, acroread 5 is the latest from
ftp://ftp-pac.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobatreader/unix/ but the
http://www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/readstep.html mentions version 6.
Looking closer I see the Linux choice takes you to
(not version 6 yet).
Also appears to be no difference in filename for full version and basic
By the way, what PDF viewers do you like?
xpdf sometimes doesn't display characters -- and shows small squares.
xpdf provides X selection support (copy to paste elsewhere).
xpdf doesn't allow printing to a file.
gv displays fine. But not copy. Can choose what pages to print or save.
ggv2 is a nicer interface than gv. It uses gnome and appears nicer to me.
I'd like to find a nice replacement for gv that doesn't use qt3 or gnome
libraries. Any ideas?
Jeremy C. Reed
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