bookletimposer [options] [input-file]
bookletimposer -a [options] input-file
bookletimposer is an utility to achieve some basic imposition on PDF documents, especially designed to work on booklets.
- to transform linear documents to booklets;
- to reduce a document to put many on one sheet (for tracts for example);
- to transform booklets to linear documents.
It is a free software released under the GNU General Public License, either version 3 or (at your option) any later version.
show program's version number and exit.
show an help message and exit.
-o OUTFILE, --output=OUTFILE
set output PDF file to OUTFILE.
automatic converstion (don't show the user interface). In that mode, the input file must be defined.
show the user interface (default).
produce a booklet out of a linear document (default).
produce a linear document out of a booklet.
don't reorganize (will only scale and assemble pages).
copy the same group of input pages on one output page.
number of pages per sheet, in the format HORIZONTALxVERTICAL, e.g. 2x1.
output page format, e.g. A4 or A3R.
do not overwrite output file if it exists.
Displays the GTK+ user interface.
bookletimposer --no-gui --booklet --pages-per-sheet=2x1--output=out.pdf in.pdf
Converts in.pdf into a booklet with two pages per sheet an saves the result as out.pdf.
bookletimposer --no-gui --linearise --pages-per-sheet=2x1in.pdf
Converts the two-pages-per-sheet booklet in.pdf into a page-by-page PDF. As the output file name is not defined, it will default to in-conv.pdf.
BookletImposer is under development, which means that for the moment, some things work, some others do not... Thanks to report bugs to <[email protected]> if you find some!
AUTHORSKjö Hansi Glaz <[email protected]>.