Hola Fediverse! Does anyone know of a really good FOSS OCR tool?

I'm using on online pay tool onlineocr.net because none of the ones I've found give very good results. They all detect the words with pretty much 100% accuracy, but the problem is that only the pay tools seem to be able to reproduce layout properly.

@vrsmd No that's not what I'm looking for, but thanks anyway.

This is the engine behind OCRbot, which is what I really meant for you to check out.



@vrsmd Here's an example of a gImageReader (a Tesseract-based linux one) and OnlineOcr.net a pay service. gImage reader's result has not been able to get the layout sized and positioned correctly and the text is not continuous and selectable. It's not able to match the serif and san-serif sections or any of the bold/italics in the content like the pay one has.

Thanks for the example, I understand better now and I hope it helps you get an answer that will help you!

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