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[Bug 1387887] Re: "Malformed expression" after converting from decimal to hex


This bug was fixed in the package gnome-calculator -

gnome-calculator (1:3.10.3-0ubuntu0.1.1) trusty; urgency=medium

  * debian/patches/git_base_change.patch:
    - don't display expression errors on base change

gnome-calculator (1:3.10.3-0ubuntu0.1) trusty; urgency=medium

  * New upstream version, drop patches included in the new version
    (lp: #1209326)
 -- Sebastien Bacher <seb128@xxxxxxxxxx> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:20:34 +0100

** Changed in: gnome-calculator (Ubuntu)
       Status: Fix Committed => Fix Released

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  "Malformed expression" after converting from decimal to hex

Status in GNOME Calculator:
  Fix Released
Status in “gnome-calculator” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  After converting a number from decimal to hex, "Malformed expression"
  is displayed when Enter is pressed.

  [Test Case]

  1. In Programming mode, choose Decimal
  2. Type a number and press Enter
  3. Choose Hexadecimal to convert the number
  4. Press Enter
  5. "Malformed expression" is shown

  1. Start calculator
  2. Switch to Decimal
  3. Type in 4+7 and press Enter
  4. Result shown: 11
  5. Switch to Hexadecimal
  6. Result shown: B
  7. Type in +3 (in addition to the existing shown B)
  8. Press Enter
  9. "Malformed expression" is shown

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
  Package: gnome-calculator 1:3.10.3-0ubuntu0.1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-37.64-generic
  Uname: Linux 3.13.0-37-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.5
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Thu Oct 30 17:46:11 2014
  EcryptfsInUse: Yes
  ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-calculator
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-11-01 (728 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release amd64 (20121017.5)
  SourcePackage: gnome-calculator
  UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to trusty on 2014-09-04 (56 days ago)

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