A question on OCR for bad old document?

mike cloaked mike.cloaked at gmail.com
Sun Jun 6 21:26:30 UTC 2010

On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 10:12 PM, Paul Smith <phhs80 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Have you tried Tesseract? I suppose that Tesseract can work from
> inside gscan2pdf.

Yes I tried tesseract and it does not seem to fair much better than
the other options - (it is a tough document to OCR though)

> (http://code.google.com/p/tesseract-ocr/)
> (yum install tesseract)
> The best OCR tool that I have found up to now is a commercial one:
> Acrobat Professional.

Is that available for Fedora?

mike c

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