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Michael D. Garris
100 Bureau Dr., Stop 8940
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8940

NIST has developed a new release for internet distribution of its standard reference form-based handprint recognition system for evaluating optical character recognition (OCR). Release 2.2 incorporates all bug fixes generated for previos versions.

Readme file

Distribution file (hsfsys2_2.zip) [5.5MB])


[1] This system or any portion of this system may be used without restrictions. However, redistribution of this standard reference recognition software test-bed is strongly discouraged as any subsequent corrections or updates will be sent to registered recipients only. This software was produced by NIST, an agency of the U.S. government, and by statute is not subject to copyright in the United States. Recipients of this software assume all responsibilities associated with its operation, modification, and maintenance.