translit - transliterate text between various writing systems
translit -t name -r -i file -o file -l -v -h
translit transliterates UTF-8 encoded natural language text from one writing system to another.
It utilizes the Perl module Lingua::Translit to accomplish this task and follows the provided transliteration standards as strict as possible.
translit regards the following commandline switches:
Use the transliteration standard named name.
Transliterate in reverse direction.
NOTE: Not every transliteration is capable of being reversed. If unsure, have a look at the list of supported transliterations using the --list switch.
Read text from FILE. Defaults to STDIN.
Write the transliterated text to FILE. Defaults to STDOUT.
Print a list of supported transliterations showing their
Print verbose status messages to STDERR.
Show a short help text introducing command line switches only.
The input has to be UTF-8 encoded.
Please report bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alex Linke <email@example.com>
Rona Linke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Copyright (C) 2007-2008 Alex Linke and Rona Linke
Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Lingua-Systems Software GmbH
This program is free software. It may be used, redistributed and/or modified under the terms of either the GPL v2 or the Artistic license.