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Re: [opensuse-factory] Let's keep acroread for pure reasons of usability.


On Nov 7 15:07 Richard Brown wrote (excerpt):
I've used openSUSE as my main OS for many years now. Until this thread
about the removal of acroread, I didn't even know we had Acrobad Reader
available in the distribution

evince has proven more than satisfactory for all of the online/semi
online/offline PDF forms I've had to deal with, which coincidentally
been quite a few in the last weeks. Form filling, saving, printing, all

Lucky you!

Perhaps even most users never need the Adobe Reader.

But there is a constant (relatively low) level of incoming bugs
where printing some PDFs fails and then usually printing that
PDFs from the Adobe Reader works.

See the "Background information" in

The latest issue is

Personally I do not care if openSUSE povides this or that kind of
non-free software - personally I could help myself.

Kind Regards
Johannes Meixner
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH -- Maxfeldstrasse 5 -- 90409 Nuernberg -- Germany
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