Package Details: python2-pyocr 0.6-1

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Package Base: python2-pyocr
Description: Optical character recognition (OCR) tool wrapper for python
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Licenses: GPL3
Submitter: Francois_B
Maintainer: xdavidwu
Last Packager: xdavidwu
Votes: 13
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2013-08-13 21:01
Last Updated: 2019-03-31 11:25

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xdavidwu commented on 2019-03-31 11:28

Updated to 0.6. Note that upstream is going to drop python2 support in upcoming 0.7. See

carlzoo commented on 2018-06-21 17:12

:: Building python2-pyocr package(s)... ==> Making package: python2-pyocr 0.5.1-1 (Thu 21 Jun 2018 01:11:31 PM EDT) ==> Checking runtime dependencies... ==> Checking buildtime dependencies... ==> WARNING: Using existing $srcdir/ tree ==> Removing existing $pkgdir/ directory... ==> Starting build()... Traceback (most recent call last): File "", line 13, in <module> except FileNotFoundError: NameError: name 'FileNotFoundError' is not defined ==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build(). Aborting... :: failed to build python2-pyocr package(s)</module>

theYinYeti commented on 2015-05-20 17:13

Version 0.3.0 has been released

i18nde commented on 2014-09-27 16:27

@Francios_B: Thank you, it worked finally. After removing odict and python2-odict packages. :)

Francois_B commented on 2014-09-27 12:10

can you try to remove all odict packages and check that setuptools is correctly installed?

i18nde commented on 2014-09-27 10:13

Does not build:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "", line 3, in <module>
from setuptools import setup
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/setuptools/", line 12, in <module>
from setuptools.extension import Extension
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/setuptools/", line 7, in <module>
from setuptools.dist import _get_unpatched
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/setuptools/", line 18, in <module>
import pkg_resources
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 2879, in <module>
add_activation_listener(lambda dist: dist.activate())
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 741, in subscribe
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 2879, in <lambda>
add_activation_listener(lambda dist: dist.activate())
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 2406, in activate
for pkg in self._get_metadata('namespace_packages.txt'):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 2396, in _get_metadata
for line in self.get_metadata_lines(name):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 1396, in get_metadata_lines
return yield_lines(self.get_metadata(name))
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 1388, in get_metadata
return self._get(self._fn(self.egg_info, name))
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/", line 1499, in _get
with open(path, 'rb') as stream:
IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/odict-1.5.1-py2.7.egg-info/namespace_packages.txt'

vnoel commented on 2014-09-22 07:17

I think we are missing the dependency on python2-pillow (see