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I have a comic strip book in cbr (Calibre?) format. How can I convert it to pdf in my Ubuntu 12.04? I tried to install calibre hoping that it is able to do so. But it seems to be buggy and does not show up. Appreciate your hints to do the conversion.

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Just found another command line tools that works great http://sharedby.jauco.nl/cbr2pdf

you can install in /usr/bin

I requires some packages that you can install with

sudo apt-get install pdftk sam2p unrar unzip

Then just launch

cbr2pdf [file.cbr]

To have file.pdf on the same directoy

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There is a script that should do cbr2pdf conversion, though I didn't try it. Link is: http://sourceforge.net/projects/cbr2pdf/

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I'm using ubuntu 12.04 and calibre did the job perfectly for me. Your problem is installing calibre. If I'm not wrong I managed to install it by upgrading python

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