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I have gcalctool on Ubuntu 12.04
I am using the Currency conversion in Financial mode.

Got to know from Launchpad Answers that the tool updates the rates from European Central Bank every 7 days.
I would like to know if i can force update the rates.

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Use the following before launching the calculator.

rm .cache/gcalctool/eurofxref-daily.xml

and then launch the calculator. It will download a fresh copy.

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Yep that works.. :) – Vishnu Kumar Jan 24 '13 at 11:50

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