firefox not using acroread

Gene Heskett gheskett at
Sun Dec 16 20:47:17 UTC 2012

On Sunday 16 December 2012 15:44:34 Colin Law did opine:

> On 16 December 2012 20:06, Gene Heskett <gheskett at> wrote:
> > On Sunday 16 December 2012 15:05:41 rikona did opine:
> >> ...
> >> In 10.04 I use 'Document Viewer' - works pretty well.
> > 
> > But what does that alias to?  There is no such entry in
> > /etc/alternatives.
> I believe it is evince.  It is not an alias, Document Viewer is the
> name in the .desktop file.
> Colin

No such file on this system:
gene at coyote:~$ locate .desktop |grep "Document"

Next step?

Thanks Colin.

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