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Michael McDonald mikencolleen@g...
Fri Sep 29 09:23:13 NZST 2006


On 9/29/06, zcat <zcat@w...> wrote:
> Ian McDonald wrote:
> > If this interests you have a look at:
> > http://www.linux.com/article.pl?sid=06/09/18/191251
> >
> AWESOME news!! Verne will be very pleased to hear about this.

I liked the bit about hiring a typist!  OCR is one area where Open
Source lags well behind proprietary software.

Several years ago, I converted a manual back to electronic form.
Something I wouldn't attempt today with Linux, but would be even more
of a breeze under Windows.

Michael




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