TextRipper (aka T-Rip) is a Nautilus script that supports the Tesseract engine by default!
Optionally supports the Ocrad engine for multi-column text.
These recognition engines have a very high character recognition success rate compared to other OCR's, including proprietary software.
New: multi-page and multiple file selection support!
Enhanced XSANE output and TIFF compatibility.
New: now handles nearly any format out there!
This script will convert any image of text into editable and indexable text.