Python based barcode readers

mobiledreamers at mobiledreamers at
Tue Sep 23 01:01:21 CEST 2008

This is something I have looked for too
but I have not come across a decent barcode reader?

On 9/22/08, Robocop <bthayre at> wrote:
> Does anyone know of any python based barcode readers?  I'm looking for
> something (commercial or open source) that will use some OCR algorithm
> to read barcodes from an image or ps/pdf file, and ideally will be
> something along the lines of a callable python script.  I have some
> pretty simple needs, i'm only trying to read code 93 barcodes, so i
> don't need it to be able to identify multiple symbologies or
> anything.  Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks!
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