Convert a directory of pdfs into scaled down pngs

shopt -s nullglob; for i in $(find "Your/file/system" -name "*.pdf"); do e="$(dirname $i)/$(basename $i '.pdf').png"; gs -sDEVICE=png16m -q -dPDFFitPage -g492x380 -dTextAlphaBits=4 -dGraphicsAlphaBits=4 -dNOSUBSTDEVICECOLORS -o $e $i; done
Using ghostscript instead of imagemagick to convert pdfs into pngs. It keeps pngs with pdfs

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2010-12-17 13:30:54

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