Re: Query about OCR package(s)
On Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 02:00:06PM +0800, Bret Busby wrote:
> Is an OCR package available for Debian 4.0, in .deb form, that can read
> from PDF files, to allow text to be extracted from PDF files?
Yes ... From PDF? I do not know but implimenting it is simple with some
Questio is more on quality or correctness of OCR result. So far, I have
mixed result of very bad and fairly usable. None was very good.
I think its database needs to be trained.
> In looking at what is available in Synaptic, I could not find such a
Use aptitude which has better searching capability. Here is my search
result of graphic tools including OCR.
> Thank you in anticipation.