Tag Archive: python

Mar 20

GDoc/LaTeX compilation GUI with Tkinter/Python [w/ code]

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A small GUI to download and compile a PDF from a LaTeX document in Google Docs.


Jun 16

Getting all the links from a MediaWiki format using PyParsing

Hi, Just sharing a snippet of code. Part of a project I'm doing, I need to analyse the links in the Wikipedia corpus. While using the API is one solution, it doesn't retain the order of where links appear in the page. It also returns links that are not part of the main text, which …

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Jan 25

10 lines-of-code OCR HTTP service with Python, Tesseract and Tornado

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Hi I believe that every builder-hacker should have their own little Swiss-army-knife server that just does everything they need, but as a webservice. You can basically do anything as a service nowadays: image/audio/video manipulation, mock-cloud data storage, offload heavy computation, and so on. Tornado, the lightweight Python webserver is perfect for this, and since so …

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