cuneiform - multi-language OCR system

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Nonfree i386
Package filename cuneiform_1.1.0+dfsg-5_i386.deb
Package name cuneiform
Package version 1.1.0+dfsg
Package release 5
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category accessibility::ocr implemented-in::c implemented-in::c++ interface::commandline non-free/graphics role::program scope::utility use::converting works-with::image works-with::image:raster
License -
Maintainer Debian QA Group <>
Download size 19.71 KB
Installed size 69.00 KB
Cuneiform is an OCR system. In addition to text recognition it also does
layout analysis and text format recognition.
The following languages are supported: Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish,
Dutch, English, Estonian, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian,
Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian,
Spanish, Swedish, Turkish and Ukrainian.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cuneiform_1.1.0+dfsg-5_amd64.deb 1.1.0+dfsg amd64 Debian Nonfree
cuneiform - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.6
libc6 >= 2.4
libcuneiform0 >= 1.0
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libgraphicsmagick++3 -
libstdc++6 >= 4.2.1


Type URL
Binary Package cuneiform_1.1.0+dfsg-5_i386.deb
Source Package cuneiform

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install cuneiform deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install cuneiform




2014-08-18 - Jakub Wilk <>
cuneiform (1.1.0+dfsg-5) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Orphan the package. Set Maintainer to Debian QA Group.
* Update debian/watch to use the HTTPS protocol.
* Bump standards version to 3.9.5 (no changes needed).
* Don't use dh_testdir; instead, use makefile rules to ensure that
debian/rules can be only run in the correct directory.
* Force .debian.tar compression to bz2, to match .orig.tar compression.
* Improve the get-orig-source target:
+ Use the POSIX 1003.1-1988 (ustar) format for tarballs.
+ Create temporary directory in /tmp.
+ Use “dpkg-parsechangelog -SVersion” to acquire the package version.
* Improve DEP-8 tests:
+ Remove “Features: no-build-needed”; it's the default now.
+ Add tests that run adequate(1) against the packages.
* Use dh-buildinfo:
+ Update debian/rules.
+ Add the package to Build-Depends.
2012-04-24 - Jakub Wilk <>
cuneiform (1.1.0+dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Improve the test suite:
+ Don't rely on TMPDIR being empty or unset.
+ Print “FAIL” instead of “ERROR” in case of test failure.
+ Better error handling.
2012-04-24 - Jakub Wilk <>
cuneiform (1.1.0+dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump minimum required debhelper version to 8.1.3 (for multi-arch support).
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
+ Exclude private libraries from being processed by dh_makeshlibs.
* Use $() construct (rather than backticks) in the get-orig-source script.
* Bump standards version to 3.9.3.
+ Update debian/copyright URI.
* Drop lintian overrides for binary-or-shlib-defines-rpath; not needed
* Update patch headers.
* Move most testing logic from debian/rules to debian/tests/. Implement
DEP-8 tests.
2011-10-27 - Jakub Wilk <>
cuneiform (1.1.0+dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump minimum required version of cmake to 2.8.2 (closes: #628732). Our
GraphicsMagick patch requires pkg_check_modules to support the QUIET
option, which was added in cmake 2.8.2 RC 1. Thanks to Marc Straub for the
bug report.
* Remove bogus debian/tests/include-binaries.
* Overhaul debian/rules. Stop using dh.
* Adjust *.install files, so that it's possible to build the
cuneiform-common package without building any code.
* Drop Vcs-* fields.
* Link the r35 library with libm.
* Compress binary packages with xz.
+ Add pre-dependency on dpkg >= 1.15.6.
* Multi-archify:
+ Make cuneiform and cuneiform-common ‘Multi-Arch: foreign’.
+ Make libcuneiform0 and libcuneiform-dev ‘Multi-Arch: same’.
+ Add ‘Pre-Depends: ${misc:Pre-Depends}’ to libcuneiform0.
+ Install shared libraries to /usr/lib/$(DEB_HOST_MULTIARCH) rather than
+ Install lintian override for binary-or-shlib-defines-rpath (see bug
+ Bump minimum required version of dpkg-dev to 1.16.
* Pass CPPFLAGS (get from dpkg-buildflags) to cmake
* Call dpkg-buildflags lazily.
* Use versioned URL for copyright file format.
2011-04-30 - Jakub Wilk <>
cuneiform (1.1.0+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
* New upstream release.
+ Drop patches: c-assert.diff, cuneiform.h-rename-*.diff,
slovenian-slv.diff, soname.diff, swapytes.diff. All applied upstream.
+ Refresh the remaining patches.
+ Update *.install files.
+ Fix incorrect use of va_list (closes: #596917).
* Re-add c-assert.diff to fix another instance of custom assert() macro.
* Use stricter check level for dpkg-gensymbols.
* Bump standards version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).

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