JavaCV: Setup and Troubleshooting

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Introduction

I decided to use JavaCV, for a project that needs to do some (hopefully light) image recognition. OpenCV is a widely used library written in C/C++ to do real-time “computer-vision” and JavaCV is a nice wrapper around it to give Java developers access to OpenCV’s power. So far the set up has been a nightmare, and I would like to go over what I did to get it working on my machine including some of the problems I ran in to.

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