Why is acroread so popular? (Was: Popular packages in Ubuntu that is missing in Debian/main)
> But anyway, and knowing this is not an Ubuntu list... Does anybody
> know why on Earth is Acroread popular? Why isn't a PDF regularly
> handled in a saner way with Evince (or kde-based lookalike) in some
It is also popular in Debian. I asked the same question over at
debian-edu@, and got a lot of replies. I recommend looking at
for that thread.