Merge PDF’s (with Ghostscript)Tag(s): Misc Prog HowTo. gswin32 -dNOPAUSE – sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOUTPUTFILE= -dBATCH 30 Jun However, with open source dinosaur ghostscript, it is possible to merge multiple PDF files into a single PDF file with a single command. 17 Jul Ghostscript gives you the power to combine files, convert files, and much more, all from the command line. It is easy to combine several input.

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Questions Ghostscript merge Users Badges Unanswered. You have two options to find out: The large ghostscript merge in middle of this section gives an overview. This command should do the ghostscriptt. Join Stack Overflow to learn, share knowledge, and build your career.

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To merge, I use the command from this excellent answer. It takes about 20 min, and the output file is MB large. Merge pdf and remove pages in ghosyscript ghostscript merge. Is there any downside to using pdftk? In regards to your update: Is there ghostscript merge option on Ghostscript to ghostscript merge copy the pages as they appear on merging without doing any compression?

It is even faster than pdftk. Do the manipulations asked for on the commandline to the page contents in the internal format.

Default is ‘retain’ optional [–compressed]: Ghostscript merge pages that I would like to remove are cover pages that were scanned with each article, one in the megge and one ghostscript merge the end. Adding the bookmarks with gs takes another minute and slims the file to 30 MB. Post as a guest Name. Thanks for recommending pdftk. Most importantly, it preserves all quality settings and most of the file metadata.


Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Query your own Ghostscript for the detailed meaning of this setting. Ghostscript merge give you a complete list of parameters which would specifically tell Ghostscript to employ as much ghostscript merge a passthrough mode as it possibly can to the input PDF by adding these parameters: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

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If not, is it possible that the Ghostscript compression is so good ghostscript merge it will result in absolutely no loss in quality?

If you’ve got the time, I’d suggest creating a feature request on mmerge bug tracker. Write out a completely new PDF. ghostscript merge

Say you have two PDF files, file1. This command should do the trick: I found this neat ghostscript merge to merge multiple PDF into one, using Ghostscript: Sign up using Email and Password. I tried the command above without removing pages on some real life files, and it is running very slowly. Ghostscript merge only point that stands out from these: How can I combine this with the merging process, so that I don’t need ghostscript merge run each file twice ghostscript merge gs?

To give you a complete list of parameters which would specifically tell Ghostscript to employ as much of a passthrough mode as it possibly can to the input PDF by adding these parameters:. This ghostscript merge uses cookies to deliver our services and to show you relevant ads and job listings. As you can see you would still have to manually provide the page range for each document. Stack Overflow works best with JavaScript enabled. I’d be happy to voice some support on the bug tracker.


On the other hand, pdftk runs in 30s, and the output file is 40 MB. I’ve posted a feature request github. If you create a feature request please do post ghostscript merge here. Is there by chance a way ghostsdript inject bookmarks for each file and move existing bookmarks one level down?

Ghostscript merge Pfeifle 61k 15 Glutanimate ghostscript merge I am not sure if ghostscript merge is necessary or a good idea. Some of the size optimizations that you observed may come from Ghostscript’s cleaning up of unused objects, its recently acquired font optimization improvements do you use a very recent version of GS?!?

Dimitris Baltas 1, 3 23 Otherwise I don’t care too much, the pdfs are merhe scanned scientific articles and book ghostscriot. I haven’t tested it, though.

Another alternative is pdftk:.