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Re: Atril documentation problems




On Thu 28 Feb 2019 at 20:23:46 (+0000), Brian wrote:
> On Thu 28 Feb 2019 at 11:15:05 -0600, David Wright wrote:
> 
> [Verocious snipping but the subject under discussion is the xpdf pdf reader]
> 
> > Eh? You can bind keystrokes to a large number of commands (there are
> > defaults configured). Similarly it supports myriad-buttoned mice which
> > you can configure. The wheel scrolls both in pages and in dialogue boxes.
> > And there's the aforementioned Right click menu.
> 
> I am very fond of xpdf and, as you say, it is very configurable. I
> still use it but, most of the time, I use mupdf. The latter is nowhere
> as configurable. However, for reading a PDF, it is quick and and has
> regular upstream updates, which isn't quite the case with xpdf.

I've used mupdf, but not for PDFs. Is it configurable at all?

$ man mupdf | grep conf
$ 

Having no continuous scroll is fatal. So is not showing the entire
first page by default.

> The OP isn't really interested in changing from atril. He perceives a
> problem with highlighting a search result. He wants a solution; he has
> been given it. Eventually, he will report on the result of his efforts.

I'm aware of that, but after making my suggestion, the OP's responses
were misleading to anyone thinking about using xpdf.

Cheers,
David.