View a pdf file in linux
how to open pdf file using linux terminal [closed Ask Question. Are you trying to open a PDF file from the Linux console? Frdric Hamidi Jun 30 '14 at 15: 12. add a comment 2 Answers active oldest votes. up vote 1 Assuming what you want is view the content in the terminal instead just invoking an X dependant app.Big question was in my mind is whether i can view PDF(Portable Document Format) files or not? but as Linux prove to be get your work done in many ways. a classic example is PDF viewers in Linux. view a pdf file in linux
Jan 17, 2010 u can invoke the pdf viewer from terminal with the file name as argument for example if its arcobat reader then acroread test. pdf shall open acrobat reader with test. pdf opened.
PDF is an acronym for Portable Document Format. It is a proprietary file format developed by Adobe Systems for representing twodimensional documents in a device independent and resolution independent format. You can open pdf file using graphical as well as command line tools (i. e. without GUI). Linux supports following PDF viewer under X window: Gnome Jan 08, 2004 This forum is closed for new posts. Please post beginner questions to learn unix and learn linux in the UNIX for Beginners Questions& Answers forum. view a pdf file in linux Ubuntu's Gnomebased graphical user interface lets you open and view business documents saved in the PDF format using the Nautilus file manager and a few mouse clicks. Since Ubuntu is a Linux