Thanks for:
{The code for the latest stable release (version 0.46) is here:

If you are interested in the development version, you should checkout
it using svn:}
My winXP doesn't know what to do with .tar.gz
can I get Inkscape in a .zip or .exe file?
...Vernon Marsden
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WinXp sp2 ,  wxPython2.8-win32-unicode- , Boa 0.6.1,  Delphi5