[pdftex] Cropping bottom margin off one-page documents.
pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Sep 20 09:56:16 CEST 2004
Michael Chapman wrote:
>I have several thousand one-page pdf-documents that I wish to trim the white
>space off the bottom of.
>Using 'pdfcrop' (and re-creating the top, left and right margins using the
>"--margins" flag in 'pdfcrop') gives the required layout.
>Unfortunately the passage through 'gs' that 'pdfcrop' (I think) uses kills
>I have thought of using the basis of 'pdfcrop' and measuring the bounding box
>for each document, and then recreating all the pdf-documents using 'geometry'
>to set the page lengths file-by-file.
>Is there a neater solution?
a few line perl script can do that, just replace the media box or crop
box (as long as you treat the file binary and the size the same)
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