This project helps in localizing and recognizing text in natural images.
To try it:
- Download their NIPS DLW 2014 models and unzip it.
- Their MEX code is compiled for a Mac, so we need to recompile it for Linux.
matconvnet/Makefile. Set the
MATLABROOTvariables to the paths on your system.
matconvnetdirectory. This builds the MEX files for your system.
- Now run the
runmodels.mscript in MATLAB and it should work.