firefox not using acroread
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sun Dec 16 21:40:07 UTC 2012
On 16 December 2012 20:47, Gene Heskett <gheskett at wdtv.com> wrote:
> On Sunday 16 December 2012 15:44:34 Colin Law did opine:
>> On 16 December 2012 20:06, Gene Heskett <gheskett at wdtv.com> 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.
> No such file on this system:
> gene at coyote:~$ locate .desktop |grep "Document"
> Next step?
Note that I said it is the name *in* the desktop file, not the name
*of* the desktop file. Try
though since you are using Xubuntu it may not be there. Anyway, as I
said, the program you want is evince, just try running it and if it is
not installed then
sudo apt-get install evince
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