PDFs save to file?
ktectropy at gmail.com
Mon Mar 9 05:36:54 UTC 2009
On Sun, 08 Mar 2009 17:06:27 -0400, Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> Ken T. wrote:
>> On Fri, 06 Mar 2009 22:12:28 -0500, Matthew Flaschen wrote:
>>> Ken T. wrote:
>>>> I'm running Swiftweasel for a browser (a firefox derivative) and
>>>> sometime a while back it stopped opening PDF files when I click on
>>>> the links and instead saves them to my desktop.
>>> Delete (or backup) mozpluggerrc if it's on your home directory (see
>>> man mozplugger for possible places), then:
>>> sudo apt-get remove --purge mozplugger sudo apt-get install kpdf sudo
>>> apt-get install --reinstall mozplugger
>>> Matt Flaschen
>> Apparently mozplugger was not installed. I tried installing it, but
>> that didn't change anything. BTW, I'm running Hardy.
> I'm running hardy too. Did you run exactly the commands I gave (somehow
> it looks like the first two got made into one line)? Also, did you make
> sure you deleted all copies of mozpluggerrc on your computer?
> Matt Flaschen
I admit I was creative. I didn't want to install kpdf since I don't use
KDE stuff on this laptop. Since mozplugger wasn't installed I installed
it without purging it.
I can give it a shot with exactly your command lines, but is there an
alternative to using kpdf? I think evince is what I normally use.
Ken T. <ktectropy at gmail.com>
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