Question: Someone sent me a *.chm file. I don’t have windows machine. Is it possible to view a *.chm file on a Linux system.?
Answer: Use kchmviewer to view chm files as explained below.
First, verify whether you already have the kchmviewer command on your system.
# whereis kchmviewer kchmviewer: /usr/bin/kchmviewer
Install kchmviewer to view chm files on Fedora
If you don’t have kchmviewer, install it as shown below.
# yum install kchmviewer
Install kchmviewer to view chm files on Debian and Ubuntu
$ sudo apt-get install kchmviewer
View a chm file using kchmviewer
$ kchmviewer filename.chm