Information about the package, virtaal, which is shipped with common Linux distributions. The virtaal package is designed for, Localization and translation editor.
Localization and translation editor
A program for Computer Aided Translation (CAT) and localization. Virtaal includes features that allow a localizer to work effectively including: syntax highlighting, autocomplete and autocorrect. By showing only the data that is needed through its simple and effective user interface it ensures that translators can focus on their current translation task. A rich set of Translation Memory (TM) plugins provide valuable suggestions to the translator from sources such as Open-Tran.eu, the current file, and the translators own TM server. Similarly Machine Translation (MT) suggestions can come from Apertium, libtranslate, Google and Moses. The terminology plugin system will provide terminology hints from Open-Tran.eu, local terminology files and remote terminology repositories. Placeholders such as variables, abbreviations, URLs, emails and special punctutions are highlighted for easy insertion into the translations. Virtaal is able to edit any of the following formats: XLIFF, Gettext PO and .mo, Qt .ts, .qph and .qm, Wordfast TM, TMX, OmegaT glossaries and TBX. The Translate Toolkit converters allow translators to edit: OpenDocument Format (ODF), OpenOffice.org SDF, Java (and Mozilla) .properties, Mozilla DTD files, subtitles, and other formats.
Control the virtaal package with the following handy commands outlined below.
yum install virtaal
This command will install virtaal on the server.
yum remove virtaal
This command will un-install virtaal on the server. When you run this command, you will be asked if you are sure that you want to remove virtaal, so you have to manually confirm that you want to do this.
yum -y remove virtaal
This command will un-install virtaal on the server. When you run this command with th e -y flag, you will not be prompted to check that you are sure you want to remove the package - so be sure you absolutely want to remove virtaal when using the -y flag.
yum update virtaal
This command will update virtaal to the latest version. When you run this command, you will be asked if you are sure that you want to remove virtaal, so you have to manually confirm that you want to do this.
yum -y update virtaal
This command will update virtaal to the latest version. When you run this command with the -y flag, you will not be prompted to check that you are sure you want to remove the package - so be sure you absolutely want to remove virtaal when using the -y flag.
yum info virtaal
This command will show you core information about the virtaal package.
yum deplist virtaal
This command will show you the dependencies for virtaal. Thankfully, when using Yum, if dependencies are required, these are also installed at the same time so you don't have to worry too much about that.
yum check-update virtaal
This command will check if there is an update waiting on virtaal. When you run this command this will return nothing if there is nothing to update, or, will return the package name if the package is due to be updated.