open-source character recognition
Download the developer releases (below) for best results or before
This packages are not always up to date.
Binaries do not include any documentation. Please download the sources
If you want the latest code, get it from
gpg-signature for authenticity of jocr.tgz.
Though gocr doesn't need NetPBM, it's benefitted by its presence. libgocr,
however, needs it. Get it here.
If you already have it installed, take a look if you have the pam.h file. If
you don't, it's wise to upgrade.
Provided to prove that there was really some development.
Thanks for testing!
Here is an
alternative download site of
gOCR hosted at