[R] Adding page numbers to existing PDFs

Bert Gunter bgunter@4567 @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Fri Oct 21 19:57:26 CEST 2022

Have you done a web search on "R packages to edit pdf files" or similar? I
got what looked like relevant hits with it.


On Fri, Oct 21, 2022 at 10:49 AM Dennis Fisher <fisher using plessthan.com> wrote:

> R 4.2.1
> OS X
> Colleagues
> I have multipage PDF files that were created in R — the files do NOT have
> page numbers.  I would like to add page numbers after the fact, i.e., read
> a file into R, add margin text, then output as a PDF.
> Can this be done in R (base R or a package)?
> It can be done in Python using reportlab.pdfgen — however, the file size
> increases prohibitively.
> Dennis
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