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mate-calc is the official calculator for the MATE Desktop Environment. It has been designed to be used with either the mouse or the keyboard. It is visually similar to a lot of hand-held calculators.
This manual page briefly documents the mate-calc command.
- -s, --solve <equation>
Solve the equation provided following this option.
Output version information and exit.
- -h, -?, --help
Print standard command line options.
Print all command line options.
This program also accepts the standard GTK options.
- mate-calc -s 4*10.5
Multiply 4 by 10.5
- mate-calc -s 21+21
Add 21 plus 21
- mate-calc --solve '((5.25×4)×2)'
Multiply 5.25 by 4 and their product by 2
Open the Calculator GUI.
Should you encounter any bugs, they may be reported at
This Man Page has been written for the MATE Desktop Environment by
Adam Erdman <firstname.lastname@example.org> (2014)