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Resize photos in a directory

TIgerV
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I have a Virtual Private server that, through a script, gets a number of photos placed on it.  The script pulls the photos from an email attachment.

Recently, the size of the photos has increased dramatically, from 250k each to over 800K each.  

I would like to know if there is a linux command line that I could use (via cron pref.) to look in the directory and resize all photos over 450k to a lesser quality (10 to 8) or even a smaller size (1050x1500 to 400x1000)??

Thank you.
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You can install imagemagick. It has several tools for the job, ranging from resizing to converting between formats. The one you are looking is a tool called mogrify.

http://www.imagemagick.org/script/mogrify.php

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