Update documentation about how to create thumbnail image from poster PDF

parent e71f5515
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- Host poster PDF files on ptrace.gafam.info
- LQDN shared the German PDF file variant. Santé!
- Update documentation about how to create thumbnail image from poster PDF
2018-01-14 0.4.0
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open ./htdocs/index.html
Create thumbnail image from poster PDF
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# Just a workbench
mkdir tmp; cd tmp
# Acquire PDF file
wget https://ptrace.gafam.info/upstream/pdf/lqdn-gafam-poster-de.pdf
# Layout multiple pages in matrix
pdfnup --nup 2x3 --landscape=true --no-tidy lqdn-gafam-poster-de.pdf
# Convert to GIF format appropriately
convert -units PixelsPerInch lqdn-gafam-poster-de-nup.pdf -density 72 -trim +repage -resize 595x gafam-german-card.gif
# Copy to target directory
cp gafam-german-card.gif ../htdocs/static/img/
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