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Old 03-03-2004, 02:20 AM   #1
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Angry how to start Adobe reader


I have installed the Adobe Reader 5.0 for linux,but I don't know how to start it under command model.
 
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acroread<ENTER>


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Old 03-03-2004, 02:46 AM   #3
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have other ways to start this tool?
 
Old 03-03-2004, 03:31 AM   #4
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acrobat

I used xpdf or xpdf pdbfile.

you probably sorted out your problem since but it's worth a try.

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Old 03-03-2004, 05:01 AM   #5
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have other ways to start this tool?
Well if you are using a wm, you could add the application to the menu. That could be done from a control center depending on the distro/wm. Otherwise just open a shell enter:

acroread [path]
<enter>
 
  


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