Cube root not aviable

Asked by Vincent Tschanz

Binary package hint: gcalctool

there is no Cube root nor "y root of x" available.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gcalctool
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: gcalctool 5.24.1-0ubuntu1
SourcePackage: gcalctool
Uname: Linux 2.6.27-11-generic i686

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Vincent Tschanz (fogia) said :
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Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) said :

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see

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Best Bhavani Shankar (bhavi) said :

x^(1/3) is definitely equal to the cube root of x.

To generalize that, if you want the R'th root of a number x then do this calculation:

Its not a bug mate...

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Vincent Tschanz (fogia) said :

Thanks Bhavani Shankar, that solved my question.