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gs -q -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOutputFile=OUTPUT.pdf -c .setpdfwrite -f INPUT.pdf
2009-12-14 21:30:22
User: deijmaster
Functions: gs
39

Remove security from PDF document using this very simple command on Linux and OSX. You need ghostscript for this baby to work.

enscript jrandom.txt -o - | ps2pdf - ~/tmp/jrandom.pdf (from file) or: ls | enscript -o - | ps2pdf - ~/tmp/ls.pdf (from stdout)
man -Tps ls >> ls_manpage.ps && ps2pdf ls_manpage.ps
2009-07-05 09:31:36
User: 0x2142
Functions: ls man
Tags: man pdf
0

Creates a PDF (over ps as intermediate format) out of any given manpage.

Other useful arguments for the -T switch are dvi, utf8 or latin1.

wget $URL | htmldoc --webpage -f "$URL".pdf - ; xpdf "$URL".pdf &
(acroread &);sleep 2;gdb /opt/Adobe/Reader8/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread `pidof ld-linux.so.2`
gs -q -sPAPERSIZE=a4 -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOutputFile=test.pdf multipageproject.pdf
2009-03-24 17:14:46
User: iain
Functions: gs
3

Xsane produces PDFs that are too large - particularly multipage PDFs. This command compresses them. If you do not use A4, remove the -sPAPERSIZE flag.