liblouis braille translator and back-translator now available

Janina Sajka janina at
Fri Sep 9 14:07:35 UTC 2005

You're not providing a 'make install.' Can you at least document which
files are made and where they should go, etc? Thanks.

John J. Boyer writes:
> Hello,
> Some of you have heard of the liblouis braille translator and 
> back-translator library. You can now download the source from 
> . It is on the downloads page, along with a lot of other 
> goodies. liblouis performs translation and back-translation of 
> contracted braille. It handles 16-bit Unicode natively, and is designed 
> to work with many languages. It is based on the translation routines in 
> BRLTTy, but has been much modified. There are Makefiles for both Linux 
> and Mac OS X. see the README file for details.
> If anyone makes a Windows DLL for liblouis, I'll put that up too, with 
> credit, of course.
> -- 
> John J. boyer; Executive Director, Chief Software Developer
> Computers to Help People, Inc.
> 6033 Monona Drive, suite 205; Madison, WI 53716  
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