CHomium and PDF files

David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) ethnopunk at
Mon Jan 4 13:38:14 UTC 2010

Odd wrote:
> Alain Muls wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I would like chromium to open a PDF link in acroread or evince (embedded 
>> or not in the browser), but currently chromium opens a PDF link in its 
>> web-based PDF viewer. How can I change this behaviour?
> I assume you mean Chrome, not Chromium. Chromium is Google's
> OS, Chrome is their browser. Anyway, it does not seem like you
> can change this behaviour, from what I can see. Better take it up
> with Google, they are fairly receptive to suggestions.
Chromium is the OpenSource Chrome browser on which Google Chrome is 
based. Would also like to know the answer to this question, as my 
Chromium doesn't deal with PDF files very well.


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