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Optimize Xsane PDFs

Terminal - Optimize Xsane PDFs
gs -q -sPAPERSIZE=a4 -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOutputFile=test.pdf multipageproject.pdf
2009-03-24 17:14:46
User: iain
Functions: gs
Optimize Xsane PDFs

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


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Terminal - Alternatives

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How does this work? Is it because the default settings for writing PDFs with gs are different than with Xsane?

Comment by bwoodacre 340 weeks and 6 days ago

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