Acrobat 7

Jürg Billeter j at
Thu Apr 14 12:49:48 PDT 2005

On Don, 2005-04-14 at 14:39 -0500, Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 04/14/05 14:27 CST:
> > Randy McMurchy wrote:
> > 
> >>I know this doesn't help any, just wanted to throw in the mention
> >>that Xpdf seems to be *much* faster than the Adobe product.
> > 
> > Yes, I know, but I was just trying it out.  Also acroread5 provides some 
> > additional functionaliy over xpdf or gsview.  It adds a nice toc on the 
> > left side for navigating long documents.
> Not to argue at all, but for the sake of my memory, I remember Xpdf
> uses a navigation TOC on the left side just like Adobe does. I would
> have to reboot into a different partition on the computer I'm on
> right now to get at Xpdf, but are you certain there's not a setup
> option that allows this navigation TOC on the left side?
> I'm almost positive I remember this.

evince, a relatively new pdf/ps document viewer, has a toc and even a
thumbnail sidebar for sure. It's based on xpdf resp. the fork poppler.

Jürg Billeter <j at>

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