Accepts a PDF as a binary/octet and returns the text content
API Calls - 25 Avg call duration - N/A
The Algorithm Platform License is the set of terms that are stated in the Software License section of the Algorithmia Application Developer and API License Agreement. It is intended to allow users to reserve as many rights as possible without limiting Algorithmia's ability to run it as a service. Learn more
This is necessary for algorithms that rely on external services, however it also implies that this algorithm is able to send your input data outside of the Algorithmia platform.
This allows an algorithm to compose sophisticated functionality using other algorithms as building blocks , however it also carries the potential of incurring additional royalty and usage costs from any algorithm that it calls .
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Install and use
CLI install docs
Install the Algorithmia CLI client by running:
curl -sSLf https://algorithmia.com/install.sh | sh
Then authenticate by running:
$ algo auth # When prompted for api endpoint, hit enter # When prompted for API key, enter your key: YOUR_API_KEY
algo run util/pdfstream2text/0.1.2 -d '' --timeout 300