gscan2pdf 1.0.0 released and PPA installation instructions included

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Only two clicks are required to scan several pages and then save all or a selection as a PDF or DjVu file, including metadata if required.gscan2pdf can control regular or sheet-fed (ADF) scanners with SANE via scanimage or scanadf, and can scan multiple pages at once. It presents a thumbnail view of scanned pages, and permits simple operations such as cropping, rotating and deleting pages.OCR can be used to recognise text in the scans, and the output embedded in the PDF or DjVu.

PDF conversion is done by PDF::API2.The resulting document may be saved as a PDF, DjVu, multipage TIFF file, or single page image file.

What is new in gscan2pdf 1.0.0

* Deal with version information from PDF::API2
* Suppressed “End of file reached” message.
Closes Debian bug #622844
Thanks to Sebastian Schmidt for the patch
* Switch to OO interface for File::Temp, thus automatically clearing up
unneeded temporary files. Closes Debian bug #563461
* Removed all blocking progress dialogs
Closes Debian bug #577144
* + Spinbuttons to crop dialog
* + Edit/Select/No OCR
* + Edit/Clear OCR
Closes Debian bug #602578
* Combined Import and Open dialogs
Closes Debian bug #617886
* + Tesseract 3.01 support
* Fix embedding of UTF-8 OCR output

Install gscan2pdf 1.0.0 on ubuntu

Open the terminal and run the following commands

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jeffreyratcliffe/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install gscan2pdf

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