by relaxit

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Heroku Buildpack Tesseract

This package provide a custom Heroku buildpack providing the Tesseract OCR binary and all the required libraries to Heroku apps. Training data for Spanish and English language is provided.


The first step consists in allowing your Heroku app to use multiple buildpacks. Heroku natively supports multiple buildpacks per app.

  1. setup your app as
    heroku buildpacks:set heroku/ruby
    heroku buildpacks:add https://github.com/relaxit/heroku-buildpack-tesseract
  2. you can use the tesseract binary in your Heroku app!
  3. deploy :)


MIT License.

Original work Copyright (c) 2013 Marco Azimonti
Modified work Copyright (c) 2015 Matteo Maggioni Modified work Copyright (c) 2016 Matteo Tiziano