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Script to extract text from images and scanned PDF files

Posted by Eric Scheibler at April 13, 2015

For the friends of the text console I've created a small shell script, which extracts text from images and scanned PDF files. You can specify as many input files as you want. The results are merged into a single text file. You can open it in your favorite text editor or pipe it to stdout. The program Tesseract is used for the text recognition.

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