scrape data from pdf files
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Attached are 3 sample PDF files.
I want to know if it's possible to scrape the data from the files and store the data as texts in a mysql database.
So what i want is a program i can run myself and possibly adapt over time.
I need to differentiate between the dutch and french pieces of text,
i also need to differentiate between sections and titles and actual text so i can use the titles to scrape what i need and skip the rest.
Please indicate how accurate this scraping can be, what % accuracy can a program achieve and what % will need to be checked manually.
I'd prefer a program in Java but i'll also consider PHP, no other languages.
I am familiar with these languages myself as well as mysql but not with the pdf format.
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