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I am reading a PDF document in Ubuntu 11.04 using the default "Document Viewer". The document is more than 500 pages and it takes a while to complete a "Find ..." for a particular text. Is there a way to index the PDF documents on the above mentioned platform? I am looking for a functionality inbuilt into the reader itself.

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there's answer over on ask ubuntu , for you. –  mic84 Sep 8 '11 at 12:20
    
I tried Okular and it's really good at search and the annotation is also really good. Just need to find out where the annotations are stored so that I can automatically back them up in DropBox. –  Praveen Sripati Sep 8 '11 at 15:56

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Indexing programs for PDFs in Ubuntu
JPdfBookmarks
http://flavianopetrocchi.blogspot.com/
Tracker
http://projects.gnome.org/tracker/
A Wine Index
http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=application&iId=5549
Okular
http://okular.kde.org/
Foxit Reader-[run under Wine]
http://www.foxitsoftware.com/Secure_PDF_Reader/
I hope one of these help out.

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