Default pdf reader

Denis Jacquerye moyogo at
Mon Sep 20 15:47:55 UTC 2004

On Tue, 21 Sep 2004 01:33:19 +1000, Jeff Waugh <jeff.waugh at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-09-20 at 16:22 +0100, Nuno Ferreira wrote:
> > is there any reason why the default pdf reader is xpdf instead of gpdf?
> > gpdf integrates with the rest of the desktop better that xpdf and you
> > could remove lesstif from the default install.
> Unfortunately, there are still some kinds of common PDF files that gpdf
> doesn't render well, plus it doesn't have text search capability. I
> think those issues will be solved in GNOME 2.10, so we can have gdpf in
> all its glory. :-)

What happened to gnome-gv?


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