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Re: making a pdf file smaller the debian way....

On Sat, 1 Jan 2011 23:36:51 +0000
Michael Fothergill <michael.fothergill@googlemail.com> wrote:

> Dear Debian folks,
> I have pdf file that is too big to be emailed around easily.   I tried
> making a zip file out of it but that only made it 1% smaller.  I don't
> have the scanner with me or I could have scanned it at lower
> resolution.....

PDFs already utilize some compression, so that's probably why
compressing further won't help all that much.

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