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Perform imposition of a PDF file.

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Check out my other PDF tools: pdfautonup | dummypdf.

Imposition consists in the arrangement of the printed product’s pages on the printer’s sheet, in order to obtain faster printing, simplify binding and reduce paper waste (source:

This software can perform imposition on PDF files of arbitrary size. It handles several imposition schemas: hardcover binding, saddle stitch, one page zine, etc. See documentation for more details.


What’s new?

See changelog.

Download and install

See the end of list for a (quick and dirty) Debian package.

  • From sources:

  • From pip:

    pip install pdfimpose
  • Quick and dirty Debian (and Ubuntu?) package

    This requires stdeb to be installed:

    python --command-packages=stdeb.command bdist_deb
    sudo dpkg -i deb_dist/python<PYVERSION>-pdfimpose_<VERSION>_all.deb


  • The compiled documentation is available on readthedocs

  • To compile it from source, download and run:

    cd doc && make html

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