[pdftex] FYI: Feature Requests for Adobe Reader

Alexander Grahn A.Grahn at fzd.de
Fri Apr 4 15:15:11 CEST 2008

Martin Schröder schrieb:
> 2008/4/3, Nelson H. F. Beebe <beebe at math.utah.edu>:
>>  In Acrobat Reader 5 on Unix systems, Ctl-W Ctl-left-arrow closes and
>>  reopens the document at the current page.  Unfortunately, this feature
>>  disappeared in later Reader releases, and that, plus their 4x larger
>>  memory footprint and much longer startup time, means that I rarely use
>>  them.
> Yeah, I tend to use kpdf instead. Unfortunately AR is still the only
> PDF viewer on Linux with support for Layers, which I need.

I need AR's PDF layer support as well, for animation purposes.
Unfortunately, (dynamic) JavaScript driven layer visibility change is
broken since AR-8.

However, font rendering and graphics antialiasing capabilities of AR
are still unequalled by other PDF readers.


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