Re: Popular packages in Ubuntu that is missing in Debian/main
On Mon, Dec 01, 2008 at 08:10:36PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Jonathan McDowell:
> > On Mon, Dec 01, 2008 at 06:04:50PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote:
> >> * Marco d'Itri:
> >> > On Dec 01, Gunnar Wolf <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> 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
> >> > I need it to view some large/complex PDF files with reasonable
> >> > performace.
> >> Have you tried evince? For some reason, it used to be faster than the
> >> other free viewers (including xpdf itself).
> > Did evince ever get support for PDF annotations?
> No one doubts that nothing is as feature-laden as Adobe Reader.
That wasn't the point I was trying to make; I was asking a genuine
question about the status of evince (and would have been delighted to
have been pointed at a repo with experimental code I could try out).