Big pdf smaller

by rangr

How to make a big pdf smaller

Use ghostscript!

gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dCompatibilityLevel=1.4 -dPDFSETTINGS=/screen -dNOPAUSE -dQUIET -dBATCH -sOutputFile=output.pdf input.pdf


Another thing:

If you have some trouble processing text files, it might be due to the Ctrl+M character at the end of each line. Remove it using vi by doing a search and replace might be the easiest way.