Tesseract Open Source OCR Engine

Tesseract is a free optical character recognition engine originally developed at Hewlett-Packard and currently developed by Google. It is a raw OCR engine - it has no document layout analysis, no output formatting, and no graphical user interface. It only processes a TIFF or BMP image of a single column and creates text from it. It can detect fixed pitch vs proportional text. The engine was in the top 3 in terms of character accuracy in 1995. The source code will read a binary, grey or color image and output text.

Tesseract can process English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian, Portuguese and Dutch and can be trained to work in other languages as well.

Source Files (show merged sources derived from linked package)
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3.04.00.tar.gz 0002264427 2.16 MB over 4 years
tesseract-ocr.changes 0000006503 6.35 KB over 4 years
tesseract-ocr.spec 0000003821 3.73 KB over 4 years
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