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Peter J. Mello edited this page Jan 20, 2021 · 20 revisions

Distribution-maintained packages

Packaging statuslatest packaged version(s)

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Alpine Linux

Alpine Linux 3.12 packageAlpine Linux Edge package

Available in the Community repository since version 3.11:

apk add translate-shell

ALT Linux

ALT Sisyphus package

Available in Sisyphus and stable repositories since p9:

apt-get install translate-shell

Arch Linux

Arch package

Available in official repositories:

sudo pacman -S translate-shell

Debian / Ubuntu

Debian Stable Backports packageUbuntu 20.10 package

Available in Debian (in Jessie and later) and in Ubuntu (in 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" and later):

sudo apt install translate-shell

Fedora Linux

Fedora 33 package

dnf install translate-shell


Gentoo package

Available in official repositories:

emerge --ask app-i18n/translate-shell

GNU Guix

GNU Guix package

Available in official repositories:

guix package -i translate-shell


Mageia 7 package

Available in official repositories:

urpmi translate-shell

NixOS / Nixpkgs

nixpkgs stable packagenixpkgs unstable package

In the official channels:

nix-env -iA nixos.translate-shell

If using Nix as a package manager on top of another distro:

nix-env -iA nixpkgs.translate-shell

OpenSUSE (15.2 and Tumbleweed)

openSUSE Leap 15.2 packageopenSUSE Tumbleweed package

zypper in translate-shell


Solus package

sudo eopkg install translate-shell

Source Mage GNU/Linux

Available in test grimoire:

cast translate-shell



DPorts package

Available in DPorts collection:

pkg install google-translate-cli


FreeBSD port

Available in FreeBSD Ports collection:

cd /usr/ports/textproc/google-translate-cli
make && make install

Also available as a binary package:

pkg install google-translate-cli


pkgsrc current package

Available in pkgsrc:

cd /usr/pkgsrc/textproc/translate-shell
make install



Homebrew package

Available as a Homebrew formula:

brew install translate-shell


MacPorts package

Available in MacPorts Ports collection:

sudo port install translate-shell