[clug] OCR on linux
sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Mon Nov 21 03:15:03 GMT 2005
On Sun, 20 Nov 2005, Gary Woodman wrote:
> --- Brad Hards <bradh at frogmouth.net> wrote:
> > On Sunday 20 November 2005 23:43 pm, Stephen Jenkin wrote:
> > > Found a FC2 reference to 'kooka' - RPM doesn't seem to be in FC3.
> > Kooka is a scanning / OCR front end. You still need a backend (like
> > gocr or
> > ocrad, but there is also a non-free option - KADMOS
> > (http://rerecognition.com/)).
> There is also clara:
> It is in Debian. Couldn't say how good it is.
Found the homepage - source version there is Dec-2003.
Last update on freshmeat is 6 months ago...
Program needs to be trained on symbols.
Program segfaults when I show it my data :-)
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