Console application to get translation of a text from supported websites.
It supports the following websites:
Get woob translate
You can run woob translate without any parameter to get an interactive prompt, or specify a command to run it directly and exit just after.
In this page we will use the interactive mode:
$ woob translate Welcome to woob translate Copyright(C) 2010-2021 The woob Team This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, version 3 of the License. Type "help" to display available commands. Loaded backends: woob translate>
help command to see what are the available commands.
For more information about common options of console applications, read this documentation.
The first time you launch woob translate, it will ask you what backends you want to add and configure.
You can also use the
backends command to manage them, and to enable only specific backends.
Get a translation
To translate a text, you may use this command:
translate> translate FROM TO [TEXT]
- FROM — the original language
- TO — to destination language
- TEXT — text to translate. If missing, a text editor will be launched
translate> translate fr en J'aime le chocolat * googletranslate I love chocolate
You can also load several backends to compare translations from different sources:
translate> translate en fr dick * wordreference bite * googletranslate queue