socrates 0.00 is in cvs

Janina Sajka janina at
Wed Nov 14 11:52:57 EST 2001

Hey, Kirk, dare I say awesome?

OK, I know it's not a done app, but I still think congradulations are in 
order. This is an important milestone.

On Wed, 14 Nov 2001, Kirk Reiser wrote:

> Hi Folks:  Well, I have checked in socrates 0.00 into cvs.  Socrates
> is an interface for doing optical character recognition.  If you wish
> to play with it you will also need to have sane/libsane-dev installed
> and the cvs version of gocr.
> This is just the initial release for people that want to help debug
> and work on the code.  It is usable but does not give very high
> quality results.  Hey! You have to start somewhere.
> For those interested you can find it with cvs at
> -d:pserver:anonymous at checkout
> socrates.  The password as usual is 'please'.
> If anyone needs help getting the required packages installed and
> running you will have to drop by the reflector.
>   Kirk
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