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ReleaseProcess - Info on releasing Tika
PostingManyFilesToExtractingRequestHandler - How to post many files to the Extracting Request Handler (Tika) in Solr.
IntegratingTikaWithExtractingRequestHandler - Building the latest Tika and integrating it with the Extracting Request Handler (Tika) in Solr.
Some stats using Tesseract OCR - some stats from a contributing team (Hyperion Gray) about using TesseractOCR (will be updated with Tika).
Upgrading to PDFBox 2.x
MIME identification design/implementation
Bayesian MIME selection - Tika's new Bayesian MIME selector.
Content-based MIME selection with Byte histograms - Tika's new content/byte histogram MIME detector.
Configuration and Integration
API Bindings for Tika - Using Tika from additional languages and frameworks
Getting Tika and Running with Apache cTAKES - How to use Tika with Apache cTAKES the clinical text biomedical knowledge extraction framework.
Getting Tika up and Running with EXIFTool - How to use Tika with EXIFTool.
Getting Tika up and Running with FFMPEG - How to use Tika with FFMPEG.
Getting Tika up and Running with the GROBID PDF Journal parser - How to use Tika with the GROBID PDF journal parser.
Getting Tika up and Running with OCR - How to use Tika with OCR from Tesseract.
Getting Tika up and Running with the Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL) - How to use Tika with GDAL to parse/extract geospatial data files.
MetadataDiscussion - discussions on the design of MIME type detection and parsing for recursive metadata formats (and container formats) like Zip, etc.
Tika JAX-RS Server - documentation on the recently contributed tika-server module.
Metadata roadmap - Documentation and Discussion about the metadata roadmap for Tika
Errors and Exceptions - What parsers should output/throw when, for empty/invalid/unsupported files
Composite Parsers discussion - How to give users sensible+clear control of multiple parsers for a given file type
Tika 2.0 discussion - Roadmap for changes we would like to make for Tika 2.0