Albert Astals Cid astals11 at
Wed Mar 2 08:47:37 GMT 2005

A Dimecres 02 Març 2005 01:01, George Staikos va escriure:
>     Now that KPDF is just so amazing, why don't we gut KGhostView of its
> PDF code and thereby close a huge number of bugs/wishes? 
Because there are [very] few pdf that render faster/better on KGhostview, so 
having KGhostview around gives some more options to the user. Examples of pdf 
that are better in KGhostview that in KPDF (better) (faster)

> It will also 
> focus KGhostView on the task of viewing PostScript.  The only concern I
> would have is that we might need to have KGhostView launch KPDF if launched
> with a pdf file for backwards compat.  "Good" apps would ask KDE to launch
> the preferred viewer, but I guess some (3rd party?) apps out there might
> assume KGhostView.
>    Any objections?  Any support?

For me let KGhostview handle pdf too.


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