Re: Looking for a PDF reader
On Fri, Apr 24, 1998 at 11:20:09AM +0300, Heikki Vatiainen wrote:
> If you try to view an encrypted PDF file with Ghostscript (using gv or
> ghostview as a front end) and get an error message, see
There are now PDF decryption patches for xpdf. I have an xpdf-i package
which I will upload to non-us very soon; for now, you can get it at
The decryption patches are maintained (and must be) outside the USofA,
so it has to go in non-us.
Unfortunately there seems to be no free PDF viewing solution yet --
Acrobat Reader is clearly non-free, xpdf is unfortunately not DFSG-compliant,
and ghostscript 4+ is required, which are also non-free.
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