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Old 06-25-2013, 10:51 AM   #1
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Free program to make PDF files smallers

Hey guys. I have a folder full of some massive PDFs on a RHEL server. Is there a free program I can run against them to downsample/compress/optimize the PDFs to a certain resolution or something so the files become smaller?
Old 06-25-2013, 08:37 PM   #2
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I used to print the pdf out to a file. A postscript file. Then i would use ps2pdf to recreate a pdf file. Usually
wound up creating a smaller file.
Whether that will work for you or not, ?
If it does you could set up a script to do for bunch of files.

Good luck.
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Old 06-26-2013, 07:48 AM   #3
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Thanks, never thought of that angle. a couple extra steps than I was looking for, but might work.


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