LibreTranslate Plugin -- Free and Open Source Translation API

Continuing the discussion from Discourse Translator:

LibreTranslate - Github project page
Project discussion at

Free and Open Source Machine Translation API. 100% self-hosted, offline capable and easy to setup. Powered by the open source Argos Translate

Discourse Installation

copy-pasted from the Github readme

You can use this discourse translator plugin to translate Discourse topics. To install it simply modify /var/discourse/containers/app.yml :

## Plugins go here
## see for details
    - exec:
        cd: $home/plugins
          - git clone
          - git clone

Then issue ./launcher rebuild app . From the Discourse’s admin panel then select “LibreTranslate” as a translation provider and set the relevant endpoint configurations.


I’m not the author, but just discovered this amazing plugin. Afaik no one has mentioned it on the forum. This will need to be turned into a plugin topic and hopefully we can get the dev on this chat… unless I’m totally missing where this plugin is already listed in meta.*

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