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Date:      Mon, 20 Nov 2006 08:46:49 -0500
From:      Bill Moran <>
To:        Graham Bentley <>
Subject:   Re: Editors / PDF Viewers
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In-Reply-To: <003101c70ca1$dfbe3100$1c07a8c0@server3>
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In response to "Graham Bentley" <>:
> Just wondering ..... what would you say is the equivalent
> to Wordperfect for DOS within FOSS / FreeBSD Ports?

Probably some tex tool ...

> Also, what are people using to view PDF's under X ?
> I have tried Xpdf but it looks a bit clunky whilst Adobe
> 7.0 has ballooned out of proportion !!!

I agree with those two assessments.  Adobe also doesn't seem to understand
CUPS printing.  I've been using gpdf happily for a while.

> If I make install a port and decided I want to remove it
> (make deinstall?) is it also possible to remove all the
> other ports it sucked in ? In relation to this question
> how do I 'reset' the options sometimes shown for
> certain make's?

Have a look at the pkg_cutleaves port ... pretty nice IMHO.

Bill Moran
Collaborative Fusion Inc.

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