non-backwards compatible versions of ubuntu
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Tue Aug 4 04:01:45 BST 2009
On Mon, 03 Aug 2009 19:35:27 -0500 "Michael J. White"
<michael.white at gemair.com> wrote:
>For the most part, I just read the messages and try to learn. I am a
>user, not a developer. I do have a question that I think should be
>directed to developers, however.
>I create and use a lot of PDF files. I am not aware of any program to
>edit PDFs which works well under linux, Ubuntu or otherwise. But kpdf
>is the best program I have found for printing them. I have used
>document viewer, xpdf, and zpdf, and I find them all unsatisfying.
>Under Ubuntu 8.04 (running on two of my machines) and on my Debian
>machine, I can get kpdf ... but not under Ubuntu 9.04. I have tried
>both add/remove software and the synaptic package manager.
>I just added kpdf to a machine running 8.04, so I know it's still out
>Why is this functionality disabled under the latest version of Ubuntu?
>How can I still get it?
Kpdf was a KDE3 application that was not ported to KDE4. Okular is the
KDE4 application that replaced it.
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