freespeak — GNOME frontend to online translator engines.
freespeak [--version] [-h, --help]
With FreeSpeak you can translate text and web pages using online
To perform a translation select your translator of choice. Then you
select the languages through which you wish to translate your data.
Finally press the "Translate" button.
You can translate both text and web pages. Some translators don’t
support both modes so it may happen that your preferred translator is
not present in the drop down list.
You can tune all FreeSpeak settings in the preferences dialog.
Copy to clipboard
Copy the translated data to the clipboard once the translation
Paste from clipboard
Paste data to be translated, from the clipboard to the GUI. This
only happens when you open a new translation. If you are trying
to perform a web page translation and the clipboard is not
holding a valid URL, FreeSpeak is not going to paste it in the
The translator to use every time you open a new translation. It
will be set in the drop down list only if the translation mode
you requested is supported by the translator you chose.
Set several desktop-wide key bindings for doing quick
--version Display version number with copyright and exit.
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Copyright (c) 2008 Luca Bruno <lethalman88@@gmail.com>.
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