OCR on linux
Willem van der Walt
wvdwalt at csir.co.za
Mon Sep 29 07:52:43 UTC 2008
I wrote a front-end to ocropus/tesseract which is available as part of the
Kies menu system which is released under gpl3.
If your scanner is set up and working through sane, this front-end alow
for getting the text from the paper into an html document.
See the README in the wrapper scripts directory for moere detail.
Kies can be downloaded from the speakup ftp site under the goodies
On Fri, 26 Sep 2008, Jude DaShiell wrote:
> The linuxspeakup.org page offers socrates under its projects heading. That may
> working with the scanner a little easier too.
> On Fri, 18 Apr 2008, Henning Oschwald wrote:
> > Hi,
> > On Pungenday, day 35 of Discord 3174, krishnakant Mane wrote:
> > > gocr is one softwrae you can try.
> > > another one is called akropose, if I spelt it correctly.
> > No, it's spelled Ocropus. However, Ocropus does no OCR itself but id
> > does layout analyses and prepares a scanned image for other OCR
> > applications. Currently Tesseract is supported. BTW: Tesseract is a very
> > promising OCR software.
> > cheers
> > Henning
> > --
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