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qpdf – PDF transformation software


qpdf [ options ] infilename [ outfilename ]


The qpdf program is used to convert one PDF file to another equivalent
PDF file. It is capable of performing a variety of transformations
such as linearization (also known as web optimization or fast web view‐
ing), encryption, and decryption of PDF files. It also has many
options for inspecting or checking PDF files, some of which are useful
primarily to PDF developers.

For a summary of qpdf’s options, please run qpdf –help. A complete
manual can be found in /usr/share/doc/qpdf/qpdf-manual.html or

qpdf version 6.0.0 April 2008 QPDF(1)