As you know the jpg files made by digital camera very often are large size. If you want easily to optimize jpeg files in Ubuntu terminal, you should install jpegoptim application:

Usage this app is very simple. Copy all files you want to compress/optimize to a folder and then make a command from terminal (when you are in this folder of course):

This command will change the quality of jpg files (and size of files too). Remember about correct extension of the files! *.JPG is not *.jpg (capital and small letters).

 

Leave a Comment