Gary Hodges fsunoles at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 21:17:12 UTC 2005

On 11/14/05, Lee Braiden <lee_b at digitalunleashed.com> wrote:
> On Monday 14 November 2005 19:57, Gary Hodges wrote:
> > Just fired up gv for the first time with my newish Kubuntu install.  I
> > used gv a lot with SuSE the past two years.  I have multi-page
> > postscript plots I produce with IDL.  On each page I add a title that
> > is no longer showing up with gv on Kubuntu like it did under SuSE.
> > The title is shown with gs.  Also, gv is noticeably slower with
> > Kubuntu, but I can likely live with that.  Need the titles though!
> You'll might have better luck with KGhostView and/or KPDF (I think they both
> read postscript *and* pdfs to different degrees; not sure).

Thanks for the reply.  KGhostView is a suitable replacement for the
time being.  I may need to retract my previous statement about living
with the slower response.  KGhostView and gv are both slow as compared
to gv with SuSE.  Might the slowness be a Xfree86 vs Xorg thing?  I'm
running the same hardware.  Would a faster video card "fix" this?

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