Category Archives: GNU/Linux

Batch Converting jp2 to jpg

I do not know why but jp2 files are very very heavy on GNU/Linux systems. Opening a folder full of them might very likely stall your file browser or system. Even a small file below 1 M, might take its … Continue reading

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Free Software Tools for scanning and making e-books

How to give a new life to books which are out of copyright! Here is a short summary of the Free Software tools that I have found useful for converting hard copies into readable/searchable formatsĀ  in GNU/Linux! Typically the making … Continue reading

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