what software used for ocr on linux

Sam Hartman hartmans at mit.edu
Thu Jul 10 13:49:10 UTC 2014

Is there a way to get tesseract or openocr or anything open-source to
deal with rotations?
The commercial software along with anything targeted for the blind tends

1) deal with 90 or 180-degree rotaions--I put the book down on the glass
in the wrong orientation


2) Deal with small rotations (it wasn't perfectly aligned) relatively

I find these features really important when scanning things myself.
Less so when OCRing images from the web etc.

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