PDF reader that lets one override fonts

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Fri Jun 6 16:45:57 UTC 2008

2008/6/6 Donn <donn.ingle at gmail.com>:
>> Scribus is complaining that pdfs are an unsupported format for me,
>> despite the fact that pdf is on the list of file types to open :(
> Another wild idea, assuming the pdfs are simple text-down-the-page (and not
> with sidebars etc) is to convert to text. Try pdftotext on the cli.

Thank you. pdftotext works fine and exports all the text, however,
these are engineering documents and there are diagrams and graphs that
are critical to the document.

Dotan Cohen


A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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