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Gimp 2.0

SuSE 8.2's GIMP is version 1.2. Version 1.3 is available on one of the SuSE FTP sites. Don't use it! It is a `development' version only and cannot even print! At the time of writing (October/2004), GIMP 2.0 can only be installed via source.

Thomas Klein has written excellent instructions on how to compile GIMP 2.0 on a SuSE 8.2 machine. At least one person has described their experience in German (perhaps Thomas again?).

Here are my additional notes when I compiled 2.0.5...


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David Fong 2011-01-25