Install command:
brew install tesseract

OCR (Optical Character Recognition) engine


License: Apache-2.0

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/tesseract.json

Formula code: tesseract.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 5.4.1
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

cairo 1.18.0 Vector graphics library with cross-device output support
fontconfig 2.15.0 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
glib 2.80.3 Core application library for C
harfbuzz 8.5.0 OpenType text shaping engine
icu4c 74.2 C/C++ and Java libraries for Unicode and globalization
leptonica 1.84.1 Image processing and image analysis library
libarchive 3.7.4 Multi-format archive and compression library
pango 1.54.0 Framework for layout and rendering of i18n text
freetype 2.13.2 Software library to render fonts
gettext 0.22.5 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library

Depends on when building from source:

autoconf 2.72 Automatic configure script builder
automake 1.16.5 Tool for generating GNU Standards-compliant Makefiles
libtool 2.4.7 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 98,498
tesseract --HEAD 76
Installs on Request (30 days)
tesseract 47,606
tesseract --HEAD 75
Build Errors (30 days)
tesseract 1,649
tesseract --HEAD 1
Installs (90 days)
tesseract 218,024
tesseract --HEAD 208
Installs on Request (90 days)
tesseract 113,871
tesseract --HEAD 207
Installs (365 days)
tesseract 896,643
tesseract --HEAD 937
Installs on Request (365 days)
tesseract 494,130
tesseract --HEAD 934
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