KDE Reader is a program which allows reading Gutenberg texts in the
comfortable desktop KDE environment. Instead of downloading texts and
opening them in an editor, just fire up KDE Reader, search a nice book
and read it. It will take care of downloading, converting,
displaying for you. It's like having a library inside your OS. When
you're done reading, you can bookmark the
place you left just like any other book.
Download and run
Download it here.
tar zxvf kdereader-x.y.tar.gz
enter the resulting directory and type ./run.sh
KDE Reader is experimenting with KDE-Java
Features to add:
KDE Reader is based on gilt, a Gutenberg index listing tool developed
George Russell. It is currently being developed by Adrian Dimulescu. If
other people would like to participate at its developing, they're of
These pages are hosted by Sourceforge.net.
Adrian Petru Dimulescu,
Monday 27 June 2005