Q: how can I change PDF page labels with
pdf-tools has the capacity to annotate PDFs, which is great.
Can it also change the page labels as well? That is, not the
raw page number, but the labeled page number?
I scan a lot of books and articles. I would like to be able to jump to the page numbers as enumerated in the books/articles, not just the nominal page number of the PDF.
Example: if I scan an article that ranges from pages 11-20, I want
to be able to embed the pages 11-20 so that I can tell
to jump to, say, page label 12, rather than have to use the
nominal page numbers (in this case, PDF page 2 which would
correspond to page label 12).
What I Found
apropos search turns up
pdf-view-goto-label. None of
these appear to allow me to edit the page labels.
In the event that
pdf-tools does not have this capability, I'd
be glad to know of (linux) command line tools that allow me to
edit page labels, as I'm sure I could rig up something with the