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Spreads is a scanner workflow tool for book scanning. It's written in python and has a command-line and web-based interface.


(Unfortunately, it seems kind of hard to install -- I didn't manage to get it to work... Michael Murtaugh (talk) 08:15, 21 February 2018 (CET))


To configure things (like the plugins)

   spread configure

Choose 0 to keep the current camera (chdkcamera)

Check out the "spreadsplug" package. There is the "tesseract.py" plugin.

Capture a project

  spread capture scans/NAMEOFWORKFLOW

Stop the built in spreads

  /etc/init.d/spreads stop