Install command:
brew install tesseract

OCR (Optical Character Recognition) engine


License: Apache-2.0

/api/formula/tesseract.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for macOS releases:

Intel big sur
high sierra
Apple Silicon big sur

Current versions:

stable 4.1.1
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

leptonica 1.80.0 Image processing and image analysis library
libtiff 4.3.0 TIFF library and utilities

Depends on when building from source:

autoconf 2.71 Automatic configure script builder
autoconf-archive 2021.02.19 Collection of over 500 reusable autoconf macros
automake 1.16.3 Tool for generating GNU Standards-compliant Makefiles
libtool 2.4.6 Generic library support script
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
This formula contains only the "eng", "osd", and "snum" language data files.
If you need any other supported languages, run `brew install tesseract-lang`.


Installs (30 days)
tesseract 45,564
tesseract --HEAD 35
tesseract --with-all-languages 2
Installs on Request (30 days)
tesseract 4,180
tesseract --HEAD 35
tesseract --with-all-languages 2
Build Errors (30 days)
tesseract 10
tesseract --HEAD 2
Installs (90 days)
tesseract 139,537
tesseract --HEAD 139
tesseract --with-all-languages 5
Installs on Request (90 days)
tesseract 13,045
tesseract --HEAD 139
tesseract --with-all-languages 5
Installs (365 days)
tesseract 640,052
tesseract --HEAD 923
tesseract --with-all-languages 13
tesseract --with-training-tools 11
Installs on Request (365 days)
tesseract 60,259
tesseract --HEAD 923
tesseract --with-training-tools 11
tesseract --with-all-languages 10
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