This package contains various tools and functions for the OCR of books, with a focus on distributed OCR using short-lived virtual servers.

This is a Go package, and can be installed in the standard go way, by running go get and documentation can be read with the go doc command or online at


The commands in the cmd/ directory are at the heart of this package. For more details on their usage, use go doc or read doc.go in the package repository.

The key commands for the virtual server side are:

There are also some commands which are more useful in a standalone setting:


Any and all comments, bug reports, patches or pull requests would be very welcomely received. Please email them to


This package is licensed under the GPLv3. See the LICENSE file for more details.