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MSTerminology.sh - a bash script to query the Microsoft Terminology Translation API
# This script translates terminologies used in MS products by sending a SOAP
# request to api.terminology.microsoft.com/terminology and extracting the result
# MS Language Portal: http://www.microsoft.com/Language/en-US/Search.aspx
# WSDL: http://api.terminology.microsoft.com/Terminology.svc?singleWsdl
# More info: http://www.microsoft.com/Language/de-de/Microsoft-Terminology-API.aspx
#
# Copyright (C) 2014 Michael Clemens
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
# the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
# Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY;
# without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
# See the GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program.
# If not, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.#
#
# usage: ./MSTerminology.sh "STRING TO TRANSLATE"
text=$1
from="en-us"
to="de-de"
product="Windows"
version="7"
xml="<soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv=\"http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/\" xmlns:ter=\"http://api.terminology.microsoft.com/terminology\"> \
<soapenv:Header/> \
<soapenv:Body> \
<ter:GetTranslations> \
<ter:text>${text}</ter:text> \
<ter:from>${from}</ter:from> \
<ter:to>${to}</ter:to> \
<ter:searchOperator>Contains</ter:searchOperator> \
<ter:sources> \
<ter:TranslationSource>UiStrings</ter:TranslationSource> \
</ter:sources> \
<ter:unique>false</ter:unique> \
<ter:maxTranslations>1</ter:maxTranslations> \
<ter:includeDefinitions>true</ter:includeDefinitions> \
<ter:products> \
<ter:Product> \
<ter:Name>${product}</ter:Name> \
<ter:Versions> \
<ter:Version> \
<ter:Name>${version}</ter:Name> \
</ter:Version> \
</ter:Versions> \
</ter:Product> \
</ter:products> \
</ter:GetTranslations> \
</soapenv:Body> \
</soapenv:Envelope>"
output=$(curl -s -H "Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8" -H "SOAPAction: \"http://api.terminology.microsoft.com/terminology/Terminology/GetTranslations\"" -d "${xml}" -X POST http://api.terminology.microsoft.com/Terminology.svc)
result=$(echo ${output} | sed -e 's,.*<TranslatedText>\([^<]*\)</TranslatedText>.*,\1,g')
if [[ $result != *s:Envelope* ]]; then
echo $result
else
echo "'"$text"' could not be translated. The server's response was:"
echo $output
fi
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