ok, i give up; how acroread in mozilla???
kline at thought.org
Sun Nov 9 20:17:20 PST 2003
On Sun, Nov 09, 2003 at 10:15:58PM -0500, parv wrote:
> in message <20031110005623.GE553 at dds.nl>,
> wrote Alex de Kruijff thusly...
> > On Sat, Nov 08, 2003 at 02:45:01PM -0800, Gary Kline wrote:
> > >
> > > People,
> > >
> > > Setting up netscape to use realplayer and acroread took
> > > awhile but I finally got it. I've been using mozilla
> > > more and more, but still haven't figured out howto get
> > > it to successfully spawn acroread.
> > The online FreeBSD handbook has a chapter about brouwsers. I think it
> > also contains how to do this.
> Acroread comes up as desired in mozilla 1.5b & netscape navigator
> 4.8 when...
> - in ~/.mailcap i have...
> application/pdf; acroread %s
[[ ... ]]
Maybe I should reinstall and *hope*. I'm running
In my ~/.mailcap is::
###application/pdf;/usr/local/bin/acroread %s > /dev/null 2>&1
The reasn for the full pathname above is that when I
first tried to read a .pdf file, the ERROR was that
l-m-d couldn't find aacroread.
thanks for your help,
Gary Kline kline at thought.org www.thought.org Public service Unix
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