[Techtalk] Unreadable(?) pdf files

Sarah Newman newmans at sonic.net
Fri Mar 11 19:11:46 UTC 2016

On 03/11/2016 04:31 AM, David Sumbler wrote:

> Can somebody think of a way of rescuing these files and converting them
> to something usable?

I think ghostscript may have its own pdf implementation distinct from the other tools mentioned.

Trying to convert it to another format might get you different results than trying to view it directly. poppler-utils could help with that in addition
to ghostscript.

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