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Re: Bug#188307: ITP: gpdf -- GNOME pdf viewer

On Wed, Apr 09, 2003 at 11:08:56PM +0200, Filip Van Raemdonck wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 10, 2003 at 12:32:48AM +1000, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > I was surprised that neither of you contacted me as Xpdf maintainer,
> Hmm, well. I've yet to take a closer look at how much gpdf & xpdf source
> are alike; I only just decided gpdf was usable enough when I ITPed.

The CVS logs show lots of recent imports of Xpdf 2.02 code, so I'd say
it's pretty similar.

> Gpdf is just one binary, and some GNOME specific support files.
> It doesn't have (it would be stupid to do so) any of the xpdf utilities.
> Nor does it need say xpdf-common installed to work, it's standalone. And

Does it not support the Xpdf language handling? eg the files in
/usr/share/xpdf, /etc/xpdf etc. This seems to be pretty important to
many Debian users.

> There just isn't anything useful yet IMO at this point to contact you
> about. Simple as that.

OK, if you think so.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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