Monthly Archives: January 2014

Hylafax Installation for Oscar

Hylafax is a great, reliable fax server. It works with almost any fax modem. The main web page is at www.hylafax.org Oscar instructions cab be found at: http://oscarmanual.org/oscar_emr_12/developers/hylafax/hylafax I’ve installed another Open Source program that does OCR. It’s called tesseract-ocr … Continue reading

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Translating Oscar

Oscar is multi-lingual. You just need to change the language in your browser and Oscar will switch to that language. Note: Each language has a file containing text for that language. For Oscar 12 in french, the file is: /var/lib/tomcat6/webapps/Oscar12_1/WEB-INF/classes/oscarResources_fr.properties … Continue reading

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Checking Hylafax status

Oscar v12 has a feature to check the status from the Admin menu. Admin, Misc, Fax Status If that doesn’t work, or if you want to do it manually, here is the procedure: 1) start putty 2) login to server … Continue reading

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