convert sample.pdf sample.jpg

convert pdf to graphic file format (jpg , png , tiff ... )

need imagemagick package
Sample Output
gnu@robby:/tmp/tigre$ ls
doc_data.txt  pg_0004.pdf  pg_0009.pdf  pg_0014.pdf  pg_0019.pdf  pg_0024.pdf
lt003.pdf     pg_0005.pdf  pg_0010.pdf  pg_0015.pdf  pg_0020.pdf
pg_0001.pdf   pg_0006.pdf  pg_0011.pdf  pg_0016.pdf  pg_0021.pdf
pg_0002.pdf   pg_0007.pdf  pg_0012.pdf  pg_0017.pdf  pg_0022.pdf
pg_0003.pdf   pg_0008.pdf  pg_0013.pdf  pg_0018.pdf  pg_0023.pdf

gnu@robby:/tmp/tigre$ convert pg_0001.pdf test.png
   **** Warning:  Generation number out of 0..65535 range, assuming 0.
   **** Warning:  File has an invalid xref entry:  2.  Rebuilding xref table.

   **** This file had errors that were repaired or ignored.
   **** The file was produced by: 
   **** >>>> itext-paulo-155 (itextpdf.sf.net-lowagie.com) <<<<
   **** Please notify the author of the software that produced this
   **** file that it does not conform to Adobe's published PDF
   **** specification.

gnu@robby:/tmp/tigre$ file test.png 
test.png: PNG image, 595 x 780, 16-bit/color RGB, non-interlaced

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By: eastwind
2009-12-05 19:27:37

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you can choose the number of dpi by using convert -density 300 example.pdf example.jpg
gean01 · 440 weeks and 5 days ago

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