UX suggestions for tabletReader

Marco Martin notmart at gmail.com
Wed May 2 20:30:14 UTC 2012

On Wednesday 02 May 2012, Inge Wallin wrote:
> > Hi Inge,
> > thanks for joining us.
> > As Bogdan said, Okular seemed to be the more fitting backend to us since
> > it's specialized on PDF and ebook reading and does the job quite well on
> > the Desktop. Does Calligra Words have advantages over Okular for PDF as
> > backend for PDF and ebook reading?
> I would never propose it for PDF reading. Poppler and the rest of the
> Okular libraries is probably perfect for that.
>  To be honest, I'm not that familiar with the internals of ebook readers
> but there is one thing that struck me when I read about the epub format:
> It's intended to be relayouted on the fly for different screen sizes or
> orientations (landscape / portrait).

yeah, behind the buzz epub is just a zipped html with some metadata

Marco Martin

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