Release Digest: GNOME, September 20, 2004

gcalctool 4.4.19

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 when it becomes available.

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

  • Fix for gcalctool menu system string problems.



for more details.

Thanks to Egmont Koblinger and Danilo Å egan for
finding/fixing this.


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

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