How to open a pdf file from linux command prompt
Question: How to open a pdf file from linux command prompt
Answer: Using evince and acroread command we can open a pdf file right from command prompt.
One more important point is that you can use evince and acroread command to view pdf file only in runlevel 5. Since runlevel 5 only having graphical view
Command to open a pdf file from command prompt.
#evince oreilly_bash_shell.pdf &
Another method is using acroread command. This acroread command is developed by Adobe Organization. Download link for acroread command
#acroread oreilly_bash_shell.pdf &