How to Install OpenCV on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install OpenCV on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.

OpenCV (Open Source Computer Vision Library) is library of open source programming functions that helps programmers develop software for real-time computer vision to analyse medical images, detect and recognize faces, stitch street view images, surveillance video and more.

This post shows you two ways to install OpenCV on Ubuntu. You can either install from Ubuntu repository or install from source. Either way should work for you.

For student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices…

When using Ubuntu, you will find that Linux isn’t so different than Windows and other operating systems in so many ways, especially when it comes to using the system to get work done.…

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