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Old 07-19-2009, 11:45 PM   #1
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evince:lost prompt

When I try to open pdf using evince in terminal, it loses the prompt and I couldnt do anything in it. Can sumbody explain to me what is happening
Old 07-20-2009, 05:26 AM   #2
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What do you mean by loses the prompt? Does the pdf show up? If you want to carry on using the prompt whilst evince is running, append a '&' to the end of the command e.g.

evince file.pdf &


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