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Old 12-13-2004, 02:00 AM   #1
true_atlantis
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firefox pdf besides acrobat


is there a pdf plugin for firefox besides Acrobat's... when using acrobat, it seems to slow my computer greatly, and takes a long time to load...
 
Old 12-13-2004, 03:40 AM   #2
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I don't use a plugin but an external application called "kpdf" or another called "kghostview" they are located in "/opt/kde/bin" if using slackware. If using GNOME you can use gpdf or xpdf located in "/usr/bin".
 
  


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