Re: Atril documentation problems
- Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 22:03:24 +0000
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Atril documentation problems
On Thu 28 Feb 2019 at 15:14:52 -0600, David Wright wrote:
> 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?
Not really. What you execute is what you get.
> $ 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.