Simplest word search application for ubuntu 12.04

ZP zukeprime at
Mon Jan 5 22:50:46 UTC 2015

On Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:40:46 -0500
Don Parsons <dfp10 at> wrote:

>I want to search some very large PDF files for words and word-combinations.
>evince does not seem to do this.
>pdfedit works but is too complex and only handles one page at a time.
>Are there any recommendations?
>Don Parsons

I've been experimenting with qpdfview as an alternate to evince. So far so good. The search function seems to work remarkably well, with a 'highlight all in document' function.


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