Adobe Reader

Acrobat Reader 5

Application Details:

Version: 5.x
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.9.14

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What works

Install the Application

When you start the Application, a crash occur in the DRM module


You have to rename or delete the plugin. Acrobat Reader 5 works then as expected.

Load a Document
Display a Document
Search in the Document
Resize to Fullscreen and back to norma
Use Bookmarks and Thumbnails

What does not

Printing outputs postscript source

When more than one Document is open and you close the topmost document, the Display is not updated 


What was not tested


Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 18 20161.9.14Yes Yes GoldIsira Seneviratne 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 15 20091.1.27Yes Yes GoldKen Sharp 
CurrentUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 06 20091.1.12Yes Yes SilverDetlef Riekenberg 
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 05 20081.1.7Yes Yes SilverDetlef Riekenberg 
ShowKANOTIX 2006Jul 31 20070.9.40.Yes Yes SilverDirk Mittler 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
5551 printing in Adobe Acrobat (Reader) outputs postscript source NEW View
11848 Provide a Clipboard Viewer replacement (clipbrd.exe) used by Adobe Acrobat Pro 6 & 7 / Acrobat Reader 3 - 7 NEW View
19743 Acrobat Reader 5 crashes on startup (InterTrust 'docbox.api' plugin incompatible with Windows 7+) REOPENED View

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HowTo / Notes

Following installation remove ~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/Adobe/Acrobat 5.0/Reader/plug_ins/InterTrust/DocBox.api to avoid a page fault.


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