Open source, Django based document manager with custom metadata indexing, file serving integration and OCR capabilities
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README.md

Mayan

Open source, Django based document manager with custom metadata indexing, file serving integration and OCR capabilities.

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Features

  • User defined metadata fields
  • Dynamic default values for metadata
  • Lookup support for metadata
  • Filesystem integration by means of metadata indexing directories
  • User defined document uuid generation
  • Local file or server side staging file uploads
  • Batch upload many documents with the same metadata
  • User defined document checksum algorithm
  • Previews for a great deal of image formats, including PDF
  • Search documents by any field value
  • Group documents by metadata automatically
  • Permissions and roles support
  • Multi page document support
  • Page transformations
  • Distributed OCR processing
  • Multilingual (English, Spanish)
  • Duplicated document search
  • Upload multiple documents inside a ZIP file
  • Plugable storage backends (File based and GridFS included)

Requirements

Python:

  • Django - A high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
  • django-pagination
  • django-filetransfers - File upload/download abstraction
  • celery - asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing
  • django-celery - celery Django integration

For the GridFS storage backend:

  • PyMongo - the recommended way to work with MongoDB from Python
  • GridFS - a storage specification for large objects in MongoDB

Or execute pip install -r requirements/production.txt to install the dependencies automatically.

Executables:

  • ImageMagick - Convert, Edit, Or Compose Bitmap Images
  • libmagic - MIME detection library
  • tesseract-ocr - An OCR Engine that was developed at HP Labs between 1985 and 1995... and now at Google.
  • unpaper - post-processing scanned and photocopied book pages
  • MongoDB - a scalable, open source, document-oriented database

License

See docs/LICENSE file.

Author

Roberto Rosario - Twitter E-mail

Credits

See docs/CREDITS file.

FAQ

See docs/FAQ file for common questions and issues.