Compress pdf files

# For this script ghostscript package is needed. either install it or download static compiled binary for it.
echo "This script will Compress all pdf files with prefix Compressed-"
echo "do you wish to run the script (y/N)"
read ans
if [[ $ans == y ]] || [[ $ans == Y ]]
for i in *.pdf ;do
gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dCompatibilityLevel=1.4 -dPDFSETTINGS=/screen -dNOPAUSE -dQUIET -dBATCH -sOutputFile=Compressed-$i $i
echo Exiting..


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