Add new language support

Asked by pistikos on 2008-11-13

Hello,
I would like to add Greek language recognition to the Cuneiform OCR .
Are there any guidelines how this can be done?

Thanks
George P.

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Jussi Pakkanen (jpakkane) said :
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It can't be done. Everything in Cuneiform is hardcoded in the source code. In multiple different places. Also no-one knows how to generate data files for new languages. The only people who could add this in any reasonable time frame are the original coders at Cognitive Technologies.

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pistikos (george-pistikos) said :
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Is there any change to communicate with somebody from Cognitive Technologies and ask him to give us a more detailed description of the code and the language files so
that we can do the job?

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Yury V. Zaytsev (zyv) said :
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They say they are working on open sourcing the specifications for those binary blobs. This is all we know for now.