Release Digest: GNOME, October 12, 2004

gcalctool v4.4.20

Gcalctool is the default GNOME desktop calculator.

It has Basic, Financial and Scientific modes. Internally it uses
multiple precision arithmetic to produce results to a high degree
of accuracy.

This release is for GNOME 2.8.1.

Note that gcalctool now requires the Gtk+ libraries that come
with GNOME 2.6 or later in order to build.

Changes since the last gcalctool version in the 4.4.X series

  • Numerous translation updates (thanks!) now that the gcalctool
    menu system string problem has been fixed.



for more details.


gcalctool for GNOME 2.8.X is in the “gnome-2-8” branch. If you need
to do any string translations, then don’t forget to checkout
gcalctool with the “gnome-2-8” tag.

You can download this new version from:


[Although some of the ftp mirrors may take a little while to