The Grumpy Editor's Guide to PDF Viewers
Posted Nov 30, 2004 3:04 UTC (Tue) by jwb
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Interesting. I find the typography in xpdf to be pretty poor. In the following screenshot, xpdf is on top and acroread is below. Taken on Debian unstable x86:
There's something system-dependent about xpdf, because when I view that document at my office, the text is much worse. The letters of words are literally placed over each other. But even here you can see it's not as good as Acrobat.
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