[users] Acrobat Reader 7.0.8

Paul Smith phhs80 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 14 13:55:09 CEST 2006


On 6/14/06, Dag Wieers <dag at wieers.com> wrote:
> > This is just to call your attention to the fact that a new version of
> > Acrobat Reader has been released:
> >
> > ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/unix/7x/7.0.8/enu/
>
> There is a new nosrc package available since it was released. Given the
> sheer volume (compressed 44MB) of the Acrobat Reader 7.0 series I've
> stopped producing new 'binary' packages for each distribution.
>
> I don't understand why a PDF viewer should be *that* big. So I now
> distribute a 6kb nosrc RPM package that you can rebuild yourself.

Thanks, Dag. Where from could one get your nosrc RPM? (I have already
searched for it at Dries site, but with no success.) And how should
one proceed in order to rebuild it?

Paul



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