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Old 02-01-2011, 08:16 AM   #1
adarshmca
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How to open chm files in Linux


Dear All

Yesterday I download a book which is in book.chm format.

Now I want to read it and is it required some special s/w to read.
Or any other easiest way to solve problem.

Please help.


Thanks & Regards

Adarsh Sharma
 
Old 02-01-2011, 08:22 AM   #2
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Hello,

chm is a Microsoft compressed html file. You can use something like xchm to open and view them. Look it up in your package manager, should be there (in Debian Squeeze it's available).

Kind regards,

Eric
 
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Old 02-01-2011, 08:26 AM   #4
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Hi,

That article states that installation of xchm (if I understand it correctly) got the author into dependency hell. I had no problem whatsoever installing it from the repositories on my Debian Squeeze.

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