Current version: v1.0b (released 05.03.2017)

dialEye is an application to read rotary utility meter dials using image recognition. A cheap webcam mounted to capture utility meter face can be used to read the rotary dial meter values (determines readings of the dial needles).

The application is developed in Python programming language.

See the usage help for details about command line options. See the dialEye HOWTO and dialEye.conf file (delivered with the package) comments for configuring dialEye. See FAQ before asking the author for support. See the changelog for information about current and former release changes as well as the application future wishlist.


Requirements for running the application are:

License and getting the software

Donationware, distributed as Freeware for individual and non-commercial use.

To individual and non-commercial use only! The software may be used freely for non-commercial purposes. Any commercial usage requires permission or license from the author.

If you find this software useful to you and you would like to help the developer to maintain it also in the future, please donate a small amount of your liking to the PayPal account: olammi@iki.fi. You can use the below PayPal link for donation.

This donation is not mandatory to use the software and the software is licensed as freeware for individual and non-commercial use.

The software is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the warrantied of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and noninfringement. In no event shall the authors or copyright holders be liable for any claim, damages or other liability, whether in action of contract, tort or otherwise, arising from, out of or in connection with the software or the use or other dealings in the software.

The software can be downloaded here.

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