[ALUG] Reformatting a PDF

mick mbm at rlogin.net
Thu May 18 17:38:17 BST 2017


On Wed, 17 May 2017 14:35:49 +0100
Brett Parker <iDunno at sommitrealweird.co.uk> allegedly wrote:

> > 
> > This is an annual headache and I'm fed up with a different manual
> > solution every year.
> 
> The pages happen to be 1/3rd A4 size, so, something like:
> 
>   pdfjam Royal-Mail-Our-Prices-March-2017_0.pdf --a4paper --landscape
> --nup 3x1 --outfile ~/test.pdf
> 
> Should do what you're after.
> 

That's cool! I'd never heard of pdfjam before - and it appears to come
with a lot of other related useful utilities in a package called
"texlive-extra-utils".

Thanks for the tip.

Mick
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