List of applications/Documents
- fbpdf — small framebuffer PDF viewer based off of MuPDF, with VIM keybindings, written in C
- fbdjvu — djvu viewer similar for fbpdf but for djvu files
- http://repo.or.cz/w/fbpdf.git || AUR (can be built from the same source after small PKGBUILD modification)
- apvlv — A lightweight PDF viewer with VIM key bindings
- ePDFView — A free lightweight PDF document viewer using Poppler and GTK+ libraries
- Evince — document viewer for multiple document formats. Supports pdf, postscript, djvu, tiff and dvi
- Foxit Reader — small, fast (compared to Acrobat) PDF viewer
- llpp — A very fast PDF reader based off of MuPDF, that supports continuous page scrolling, bookmarking, and text search through the whole document
- http://repo.or.cz/w/llpp.git || AUR
- MuPDF — A very fast PDF viewer and toolkit written in portable C. Features CJK font support
- Okular — viewer for KDE.
- qpdfview — A tabbed PDF viewer using the Poppler and QT libraries
- Xpdf — A viewer for Portable Document Format (PDF) files
- zathura — Another lightweight PDF viewer similar to apvlv, only lighter
- Gnochm — a chm viewer meant to integrate with GNOME. It is based on pychm.
- xchm — it is a lightweight chm viewer, based on chmlib.
- chmsee — It is a chm viewer based on xulrunner.
- kchmviewer — It is a qt based chm viewer. It also uses chmlib, and borrows some ideas from xchm. It does not depend on kde, but can be compiled to integrate with kde.
- LibreOffice — fork of OpenOffice.org, the one under active development
- OpenOffice.org — powerful office suite, relicensed under Apache License
- http://www.openoffice.org/ || AUR
- Koffice (now named Calligra) — free, integrated office suite for KDE, the K Desktop Environment
- pinot — personal search and metasearch tool
- recoll — full text search tool based on Xapian backend
- Abiword — A full-featured word processor
- Abiword Light — A lighter version of Abiword
- http://www.abisource.com/ || AUR
- BlueGriffon — BlueGriffon is a new WYSIWYG content editor for the World Wide Web.
- http://www.bluegriffon.com/ || AUR
- LibreOffice Writer — full-featured word processor included in the LibreOffice suite
- OpenOffice.org Writer — full-featured word processor included in the OpenOffice.org suite
- http://www.openoffice.org/ || AUR?
- Markdown — A text-to-HTML conversion tool that allows you to write using a simple plain text format
- pandoc — A swiss-army knife for converting one markup format into another (supports Markdown)
- txt2tags — A dead-simple, KISS-compliant lightweight, human-readable markup language to produce rich format content out of plain text files
- Ted — easy GTK-based rich text processor (with footnote support)
- gnumeric — GNOME Spreadsheet Program
- Libreoffice Calc — spreadsheet application for LibreOffice
- OpenOffice.org Calc — full-featured spreadsheet included in OpenOffice.org suite
With LaTeX, creation of any scientific document, article, journal, etc. is made commonplace. Here are two examples of frontends for LaTeX.
- TeXMacs — wysiwyw (what you see is what you want) editing platform with special features for scientists.
- LyX — LyX is a document processor that encourages an approach to writing based on the structure of your documents (WYSIWYM) and not simply their appearance (WYSIWYG).