any way to turn a pdf file into something OCR-able?
on at cs.ait.ac.th
Mon Dec 1 18:42:50 PST 2008
> > 1) Some PDFs are just wrappers around JPEG images. In this case
> > there is no text for pdftotext to convert => epic fail.
> In this case "convert" from the ImageMagick port will get you a
> series of .jpg/.gif/.<whatever>. Read the manual carefully before
> attempting; also note this can be a slow process.
pdfimages (from ports graphics/xpdf) can also do that, maybe at a
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