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Re: Convert PDF to TIFF at a certain bits-per-sample amount




Jonas Smedegaard <jonas@xxxxxxxx> writes:

> Quoting mick crane (2019-04-23 23:36:19)
>> On 2019-04-23 21:02, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
>> > Hi all.
>> > 
>> > How can I convert PDF to TIFF at a certain bit-per-sample quantity?  
>> > Say, 8...?
>> > Any particular option to
>> > 
>> >  $ convert file.pdf file.tif
>> > 
>> > ?  Or any other way...?
>> > 
>> > Thanks for any help,
>> > 
>> > Rodolfo
>> 
>> 
>> there's got to be a pdf2tiff
>> there's everything else with a 2 in it's name
>
> pstopnm -stdout foo.pdf | pnmtotiff > foo.tiff
>
>  - Jonas


Fantastic...  This seems to work fine...  Thanks to all...  Only, in the tiff
final output the body of the text is like zoomed, so that part of it is lost...
How to keep the original size?  Thanks,

Rodolfo