Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Opening .chm files in Linux

Chm is a compiled html file mainly used for displaying help. It is a Microsoft format. .chm files can be opened in Linux by using gnochm, kchmviewer or even with outdated xchm.

To install gnochm or kchmviewer use

#apt-get insatll gnochm
#apt-get install kchmviewer

To view .chm files using this
$gnochm file

$kchmviewer file