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Batch .docx conversion to .pdf using LibreOffice from the command line
# Path of LibreOffice installation
cd /Applications/LibreOffice.app/Contents/MacOS
# General command
./soffice --headless --convert-to <extension> <path+file>
# Automatically convert all .odt files to pdf
./soffice --headless --convert-to pdf ~/Downloads/*.odt
# To specify an output folder you can add the --outdir option
./soffice --headless --convert-to pdf --outdir /home/user ~/Downloads/*.odt
# Options
./soffice --help
# found at: http://ask.libreoffice.org/en/question/12084/how-to-convert-documents-to-pdf-on-osx/
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cvdenzen commented Aug 28, 2014

typo: extension is with an s.

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mdarby commented Nov 30, 2014

<3

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diogo-almeida commented Jan 3, 2015

@cvdenzen: Thanks for catching the typo!

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constantm commented Mar 10, 2016

thanks! :D

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