@keith tbh i haven't used calibre as a reader much, only to convert between formats
but foliate seems to handle e.g. embedded images and equations better than i've seen from fbreader, calibre and even my Kobo e-reader
@orionwl it looks really nice, i'm looking forward to trying it. i'm not knocking calibre, but i think it's a little clunky as a reader (using it on debian right now). still, i've never really bothered to look into alternatives... UNTIL NOW 😆
@orionwl I use calibre also for conversion and it hooks to my kindle so it is great for that, and you can do the command line conversions also, but it sucks as a reader, at a quick glance, foliate seems to have all the reader features and more. For relaxed comfort I prefer a dedicated device like a kindle but ux is a bit clumsy, maybe amazon should hire the foliate devs.
it woudn't necessarily have to be, it's based on GTK and there's also GTK for other platforms, but no one ported it to other platforms yet
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