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goldendict google translate stop work #106

hepha opened this Issue Jun 10, 2012 · 1 comment


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hepha commented Jun 10, 2012

hello i and arch linux user
i like goldendict,bug long day stop work for google translate
can you help me?

gtr can work but this is shell
no hava gui
AUR (en) - gtr


chulai commented Jun 10, 2012

This problem has already been reported here: http://goldendict.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=1317&p=5898#p5898
Some websites are using framekiller techniques or using the X-Frame-Options HTTP header to prevent their content to be loaded in iframes. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clickjacking#X-Frame-Options

You can test this issue yourself by copying the following code in a text editor, saving it as "" and loading it a web browser such as IE 8 or recent versions of Firefox:

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
      <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8">
      <title>Iframe test for GoldenDict</title>
        Google search:
      <iframe src="http://www.google.com/search?q=hello"></iframe>
        Google translate:
      <iframe src="http://translate.google.com/?hl=es#en|es|hello"></iframe>
      <iframe src="http://www.wordreference.com/es/en/translation.asp?spen=ventana"></iframe>


A solution to address this issue is discussed on issue #105. For that reason I'm closing this issue.

@chulai chulai closed this Jun 10, 2012

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