[OS X TeX] [ANN] TCOBrowser-0.84

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Jul 10 17:09:05 CEST 2005


On Jul 10, 2005, at 9:41 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

>
> - The installation of AdobePDFViewer results in Safari using this  
> Adobe plugin to display PDF files, instead of using the PDF viewing  
> ability built in Tiger (or the Schubert It plugin on Jaguar and  
> Panther). In Acrobat (and Reader as well), there is a checkbox  
> "Display PDF in browser using: Adobe Reader 7.0" in Preferences/ 
> Internet, but the preference doesn't seem to stick: the checkbox is  
> re-checked automatically every time Acrobat/Reader is used to view  
> a PDF file.
>

Howdy,

I've refrained from updating Adobe Reader 7 to the latest version for  
fear of going through this again. I think I set the preferences in  
Reader (you may have to do this in both Reader and Acrobat) not to  
use the plugin, quit each program and THEN deleted the plugin. I left  
the framework installed by Reader in Safari although I was really  
angry that Adobe would do that; it seems to do no harm. I'm back to  
using the Shubert PDF plugin in Safari; I only miss scrolling using  
the scroll wheel on my mouse.

I've actually been using the Camino browser more and more. It's  
missing some features and has a few bugs but I like its interface.  
The latest nightlies have been very stable on my system.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)


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