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Tapan Kumer Das

Darus Sallam, Mirpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Monthly Archives / October 2012

How to : Root Sony Ericsson xperia x10 mini

October 20, 2012 | How To, Linux, Mobile, Ubuntu | by tapan

Hello Android users, I am using my first android (Sony Ericsson xperia x10 mini) for last couple of months. I have a strong desire to root my¬† android as usual every android user (Techi). There is a lot of software for device root out there but all are for windows. But I am a GNU/Linux […]

Extract Text From PDFs (Including Scan Copy) – Ubuntu way

October 15, 2012 | General, Linux, Ubuntu | by tapan

To extract all text from PDFs (including text in images/Scan copy), we can use a combination of Ghostscript and a command line OCR tool called tesseract-ocr. First we need to convert our PDF to individual image files (TIFF) so we can then OCR-scan them again. We need Ghostscript for that. It’s probably already installed on […]