[CentOS] Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3 - slightly OT

Sun Jan 31 05:46:55 UTC 2010
JohnS <jses27 at gmail.com>

On Sat, 2010-01-30 at 18:38 -0800, MHR wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 30, 2010 at 4:56 PM, JohnS <jses27 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> This only happens during the first load in a while - probably until
> >> the cache for its pages clear, or it may be going out on the web to
> >> check for updates, though this seems to take a long time.
> >
> > Check the settings for adobe because honestly I had to change mine!
> > the cache settings i think for adobe reading pages ahead into memory.
> >
> I wondered about that, but:
> 1) I haven't been able to find a setting for that in the 8+ versions of AR, and
> 2) this was a 2-page document - how could it be dead for 22 seconds
> just to read ahead one page?
Look for Edit | Preferences | Reading | Screen Reader Options: Select
For Large Documents only read the currently visible pages

Min number of pages in a large doc; 10

Those are what I had to change.  If I open Red Hat Enterprise Deployment
Guide.pdf from redhat.com it takes 5 secs for the whole PDF to load.
That is with it on local disk or net share.