How to Install Tesseract on CentOS ?

Hello folks,

To install Tesseract OCR on CentOS, run the following command:

yum install tesseract -y

To install more languages, run the following command by changing the 3 letter language code at the end which corresponds to the language you want to install:

yum install -y tesseract-langpack-eng

yum install -y tesseract-langpack-hin

To see the list of supported languages, visit:

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  1. For CentOS 7 i had to install epel-release before:
    `yum install epel-release -y`
    `yum install tesseract -y`

    1. Thanks for the addition. This will definitely help others :)


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