[pdftex] \pdfcompression or similar

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Tue Jun 17 18:28:29 CEST 2008

On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 05:05:44PM +0200, Paolo Ariano wrote:

> but i'd like to make small files so i've tried something like:
> \pdfcompresslevel=1

Default is 9, thus 1 is worse.

> \pdfimageresolution=25

This does not change the images. It says that the image
has resolution 25 DPI if the image file does not provide
information for resolution. (Needed to calculate natural size).

> \pdfpkresolution=50

Usually PDF files shouldn't embed PK files. They are looking
very bad in older AR versions.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

More information about the pdftex mailing list