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Re: [tdf-discuss] Better PDF import?


On Sat, 2014-06-21 at 11:22 +0200, Italo Vignoli wrote:
PDF is based on PostScript, which is a page description language, and as
such is extremely difficult to convert into an editable document.

I have heard about OCR, but I have never been desperate enough to try
it.  

Likely there is some OCR package with a licenced which would let us
incorporate it into LibreOffice.  I do not have an opinion about
whether it would be worth the increase in the size of our project and
the ongoing maintenance burden.

Terry.



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