[Image-SIG] PDF to Image conversion

kevin@cazabon.com kevin at cazabon.com
Thu Jun 9 19:08:58 CEST 2005

You'll need a RIP to do this (Raster Image Processor - to convert vector
graphics to raster graphics), and unfortunately PIL isn't a RIP.  However,
you may want to look at GhostScript - a GPL postscript RIP (it does PDF's
now too).  It's cross-platform too, and scriptable.



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Franz Struwig" <franz at trispen.com>
To: <image-sig at python.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2005 2:20 PM
Subject: [Image-SIG] PDF to Image conversion

> Greetings,
> Does anyone know of an elegant method to convert a PDF to an
> image...possibly using PIL?
> Thanks,
> Franz
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