pdfjam

Shell frontend for the LaTeX pdfpages package for mingling PDFs.

TLDR

Merge two (or more) PDFs

$ pdfjam [path/to/file1.pdf] [path/to/file2.pdf] --outfile [path/to/output_file.pdf]
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Merge the first page of each file together

$ pdfjam [files...] 1 --outfile [path/to/output_file.pdf]
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Merge subranges from two PDFs

$ pdfjam [path/to/file1.pdf 3-5,1] [path/to/file2.pdf 4-6] --outfile [path/to/output_file.pdf]
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Sign an A4 page (adjust delta to height for other formats) with a scanned signature by overlaying them

$ pdfjam [path/to/file.pdf] [path/to/signature] --fitpaper true --outfile [path/to/signed.pdf] --nup "[1x2]" --delta "[0 -842pt]"
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Arrange the pages from the input file into a fancy 2x2 grid

$ pdfjam [path/to/file.pdf] --nup [2x2] --suffix [4up] --preamble '[\usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy]}'
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Reverse the order of pages within each given file and concatenate them

$ pdfjam [files...] [last-1] --suffix [reversed]
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