I figured it was time to update my previous posts on how to install Adobe Acrobat Reader for Ubuntu 8.04. It has become much simpler to install than it has been in the past, meaning it can be installed via a proper .deb package. It is not available in the main Ubuntu repositories, but it is available in Medibuntu.
Install Adobe Reader 8.1.2 on Ubuntu 8.04
All you’ll need to do in order to install Adobe Reader is add the Medibuntu repository. This can be done via: