LOU_TRANSLATE

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2019
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NAME

lou_translate - A Braille translator for large scale testing of liblouis Braille translation tables  

SYNOPSIS

lou_translate [,OPTIONS/] ,TABLE/[,,TABLE,/...]  

DESCRIPTION

Translate whatever is on standard input and print it on standard output. It is intended for large-scale testing of the accuracy of Braille translation and back-translation.  

OPTIONS

-h, --help
display this help and exit
-v, --version
display version information and exit
-f, --forward
forward translation using the given table
-b, --backward
backward translation using the given table If neither -f nor -b are specified forward translation is assumed
 

EXAMPLES

lou_translate --forward en-us-g2.ctb < input.txt
Do a forward translation with table en-us-g2.ctb. The resulting braille is ASCII encoded.
lou_translate unicode.dis,en-us-g2.ctb < input.txt
Do a forward translation with table en-us-g2.ctb. The resulting braille is encoded as Unicode dot patterns.
echo ",! qk br{n fox" | lou_translate --backward en-us-g2.ctb
Do a backward translation with table en-us-g2.ctb.
 

AUTHOR

Written by John J. Boyer.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to liblouis-liblouisxml@freelists.org.
Liblouis home page: <http://www.liblouis.org>  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2018 ViewPlus Technologies, Inc. and JJB Software, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for lou_translate is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and lou_translate programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info liblouis

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
EXAMPLES
AUTHOR
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO
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