SlackBuilds Repository

14.2 > Office > fbpdf (20161202)

fbpdf (PDF viewer for the Linux framebuffer)

fbpdf is a framebuffer pdf/djvu file viewer. It can use either mupdf or
poppler libraries for rendering pdf files and it uses djvulibre library
for rendering djvu files.

By default, the fbpdf2 (poppler support) executable is built, along with
fbdjvu. If you want mupdf support, install mupdf-legacy before running
this build and it will be auto-detected. The executable that uses mupdf
will be called fbpdf.

This build includes a patch that makes the keyboard controls behave more
like other PDF readers. Mainly, it lets you page through the entire
document with the space bar (and backspace to go back), rather than
requiring separate keystrokes for "scroll within current page" and "go
to next page". If you prefer the original behaviour, set PRISTINE=yes
in the script's environment.

Maintained by: B. Watson
Keywords: framebuffer,console,pdf,mupdf,djvu
ChangeLog: fbpdf


Source Downloads:
fbpdf-20161202.tar.gz (f022012d639e1b93d3ae1e547f79df55)

Download SlackBuild:
fbpdf.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 14.2

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

© 2006-2021 Project. All rights reserved.
Slackware® is a registered trademark of Patrick Volkerding
Linux® is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds