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Re: [SLUG] ask questions about PDF.GZ

Dears :

I found that I have asked such a question twice ,one for Gostview ,one for

You can open pdf.gz by GhostView
cant by Acrobat

Ifyou rename *.pdf.gz to *.pdf ,you can use ether(Ghostview or Acrobat ) to
open it .

I dont know who will will take the responsibility for fooling users.
Still hope you experienced Linuxer promote printing-utility ,so I can kick
out Win .

Thanks !

iginal Message -----
From: Jamie Wilkinson <jaq@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, June 24, 2002 2:58 PM
Subject: Re: [SLUG] ask questions about PDF.GZ

> This one time, at band camp, henry wrote:
> >1. I cant gunzip xxx.pdf.gz (gunzip said it's not a gzip-file)
> Did you download these pdfs through a browser?  You might find that
> something gunzipped it for you already, in which case you can rename
> the .gz extension.
> --
> jaq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx                           http://spacepants.org/jaq.gpg
> Your gutter is on the other side of the street from my gutter.
>         -- ADB during lunch at Linux Canada
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