Regarding kpdf

Eva Brucherseifer eva at
Sat Jan 3 15:21:56 GMT 2004

On Friday 02 January 2004 23:30, Frans Englich wrote:
> And you're not the only one. Eventually, I will have to go hide
> somewhere.. ;-)

There is nothing to say against a good discussion, no reason to hide :-)

> > BTW - kghostview and kpdf should both be added to the office instead of
> > the graphics one.
> Good point.
> Another thing crossed my mind: I think both could be removed from the kmenu
> without usability loss(or very little): When the user gets a ps/pdf
> document he/she doesn't go to the KMenu to find a suitable app, instead
> he/she judges from the icon displayed and clicks it(and the mimetype system
> takes over). "Context" based thinking instead of "toolbased"..

usabilitywise it's always good to provide offer several ways to do things. 
Removing the entries from kmenu is a very bad solution imho.

Also the menu is used to check what's available on the system. People might 
have acroread in the menu and only use acroread instead of kpdf.


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