Automating PDF processing

To automate PDF processing, you need to grab the following first from your repository:

apt-get install git qpdf exiftool pdftk poppler-utils tesseract-ocr imagemagick-6.q16

Then, install PDF Ingest into a desired folder

git clone

Enter the followind folder:

cd pdf_ingest
mkdir DST
mkdir SRC

Put the files you wish to convert into SRC and type the following command:


Wait until done, then you’re done! 🙂


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