Sometimes Evince. Sometimes Adobe Reader

Scott geekboy at
Tue Sep 19 04:20:08 UTC 2006

marc wrote:
> When I open a local PDF doc via Nautilus or from the desktop, it opens 
> in Adobe Reader - as it should.
> When I open a PDF via Nautilus that happens to be on a Samba share, it 
> opens in Evince - which is shouldn't.
> In both cases, the 'Opens with' tab from Properties is identical and 
> indicates that Adobe Reader should be used.
> Any ideas how this can be fixed?
> And what might the more general problem be?

Well you could always uninstall Evince.  Personally, I'd uninstall Adobe 
Reader though. ;-)

I much prefer Evince (or KPDF).

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