Batch converting pdf to jpg

Doesn’t unix make you feel inadequate sometimes.   I’ve been fiddling with bash
scripts to convert pdfs into jpgs.   Many of the pdfs have been generated by using the burst command from pdft.

Having spent a few happy hours fiddling with the scripts (and nearly getting there), google locates a much better script.   It seems to work.   All I need to do now is figure out how!


for i in *.pdf; do echo $i
 convert -quality 100 $i `echo $i | sed -e 's/\.pdf/-%d\.jpg/g'`
 done

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