ocrad - Optical character recognition program

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name ocrad
Package version 0.21
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 294 B
Download size 130.95 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
GNU Ocrad is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program based on a
feature extraction method. It reads a bitmap image in pgm/pbm format and
produces text in byte (8-bit) or UTF-8 formats.
Ocrad includes a layout analyzer able to separate the columns or blocks
of text normally found on printed pages.
This package includes the command-line tool.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ocrad_0.21-3_i386.deb 0.21 i386 Ubuntu Universe
ocrad - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


Type URL
Binary Package ocrad_0.21-3_amd64.deb
Source Package ocrad

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ocrad deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ocrad



See Also

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ocrodjvu_0.7.7-1_all.deb tool to perform OCR on DjVu documents
ocsigen-dev_1.3.4-2build4_all.deb development metapackage for Ocsigen
ocsigen_1.3.4-2build4_amd64.deb web server and programming framework in OCaml
ocsinventory-agent_2.0-1_all.deb Hardware and software inventory tool (client)
ocsinventory-reports_2.0.2-2_all.deb Hardware and software inventory tool (Administration Console)
ocsinventory-server_2.0.2-2_all.deb Hardware and software inventory tool (Communication Server)
octave-audio_1.1.4-3_amd64.deb functions to work with audio files in Octave
octave-benchmark_1.1.1-3_all.deb code to benchmark speed of Octave
octave-biosig_0.96.3+svn2677-2.1build1_amd64.deb Octave bindings for BioSig library
octave-communications-common_1.0.10-3_all.deb communications package for Octave (arch-indep files)
octave-communications_1.0.10-3_amd64.deb communications package for Octave
octave-control_1.0.11-2_all.deb control functions for Octave from Octave-Forge
octave-data-smoothing_1.2.3-1_all.deb functions to do data smoothing on noisy data
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