Posts with the tag PDF

Use Ghostscript to create PNG Images from a PDF

http://newsgroups.derkeiler.com/Archive/Comp/comp.lang.postscript/2006-06/msg00089.html

ghostscript -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -r300 -sDEVICE=pnggray -sOutputFile="test.png" "TestFile.PDF"
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Auto refresh PDF as it is being changed

using Preview

http://www.macosxhints.com/article.php?story=2006010200141989

use the following AppleScript and save it as ReloadPreviewDocument.scpt

(*
Reload Preview Document 1.0
By Trevor Harmon <trevor@vocaro.com>

Based in part on the "Checking Accessibility Status" script by Apple.
http://www.apple.com/applescript/uiscripting/01.html
*)

on UIscript_check()
    -- get the <span...

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Install proprietary Adobe Reader

Add the Medibuntu repository:

sudo wget http://www.medibuntu.org/sources.list.d/hardy.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/medibuntu.list

Update repos and get the Medibuntu keyring manager:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install medibuntu-keyring && sudo apt-get update

Get Adobe Reader:

sudo apt-get install acroread

If you like to you can also install the acrobat plugin for firefox, konqueror...

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