[bksvol-discuss] Re: Lord Krishna's Cuisine The Art of Indian Vegetarian Cooking

But the recipe fractions are always a problem. A
validator almost always has to put them in by hand.
And, as Monic points out, sometimes re-arrange the
ingredients list because they're in columns.

Cindy

--- Monica Willyard <plumlipstick@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Jamie, some cookbooks scan well.  It depends on how
> the publisher 
> prints the recipes.  Publishers tend to want to
> mingle recipes in and 
> around pictures, and they use multiple columns for
> things.  OCR 
> programs get confused.  Weight Watchers books scan
> well, and my Betty 
> Crocker cookbooks scan pretty well, though I
> wouldn't dare submit 
> them because I can't verify the accuracy of every
> single fraction.  I 
> guess it's just a crap shoot.  I have scanned a ton
> of cookbooks, but 
> I don't submit because I can't proofread each
> recipe.  :(
> 
> Monica Willyard
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