Re: convert jpg 2 pdf memory ?
On Tue, 1 Feb 2005 23:18:47 -0600, Lance Hoffmeyer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hey all,
> I have about 280 jpg's of approximately 250k each that I am trying
> to convert into a single pdf. I keep running out of memory. I
> can convert about 50 or 60 at a time just fine but if I try to convert
> 75 I run out of memory. What are my possible workarounds so that I
> can convert all of the jpg's into a single pdf? Is there a buffer
> or memory command in convert I might use? I could create 6 pdf's.
> If I did this is there a way to convert these 6 pdf's into a single pdf?
> I am running a SMP AMD 1.8G machine with 1G memory. Kind of suprised
> I ran out of memory on this task actually.
Make pdfs in batches of 50 and use pdftk to join the pdf files. I'm
not sure if it works but is worth a try.
Kamaraju S Kusumanchi