As you may know, MComix is a free and open-source comic book reader for Linux (based on Comix) that supports both western comics and manga, in specific formats, including CBR, CBZ, CB7, LHA and PDF.
- Fullscreen mode, double-page mode, fit image to window width, height or both.
- Smart scrolling for easier reading (just hit the space bar a few times and see how it works)
- Manga mode (for right-to-left comic books)
- Bookmark pages and add books to the library.
The latest version available is MComix 1.2.1, which comes with small fixes.
In order to successfully install MComix on Ubuntu, you have to add the PPA to your system, update the local repository index and install the mcomix package:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install mcomix
Optional, to remove mcomix, do:
$ sudo apt-get remove mcomix
The installation instructions should work on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17.x, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya and other Ubuntu derivative systems.