xsane’s output jpeg file is large (10+MB). But we usually do not need it to make a so big jpeg file. Some compression (even lossy) will be good.
How to make output jpeg file of xsane smaller on Linux?
You can adjust the output file size by changing the compression levels and quality.
Through the menu
preferences/setup in the main window of
xsane, open the setup window.
xsane setup window, select the
Here, you can adjust the quality and compression levels. The output file size will change accordingly.