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app *[Bugfix] Fix bugs to crash when using mypaint brush and closing images. Jan 21, 2017
build build/osx: add GTK+ patch to fix crash in imquartz Jul 18, 2016
cursors Remove the makefile.msc build system, it is unmaintained since 2008 Dec 16, 2011
data - Add support MypaintBrush v3 read. (Default supported file is v3) Jul 12, 2015
desktop Make gimp.doap compliant to the new DOAP file style (GUADEC 2014): Aug 7, 2014
devel-docs release-howto.txt: Stylistic change Jul 21, 2016
docs Bug 764822 - gimp man page references incorrect path to system-wide g… Apr 9, 2016
etc * Change default UI to single-window mode. Jan 20, 2017
libgimp Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
libgimpbase Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
libgimpcolor Add include header inside the gimpcairocolor.h not to depend on the o… May 4, 2012
libgimpconfig Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
libgimpmath Bug 680290: -90 degree rotation distortion of layer Jun 1, 2013
libgimpmodule Remove the makefile.msc build system, it is unmaintained since 2008 Dec 16, 2011
libgimpthumb Bug 622758 - Fix error display for thumbnail creation Feb 14, 2014
libgimpwidgets Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
m4macros Bug 735828 - configure fails for python < 2.7. Sep 7, 2014
menus Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of git://git.gnome.org/gimp into gimp-2-8 Dec 11, 2012
modules Bug 766250 - Gamut warning color incorrect, behavior reversion May 22, 2016
plug-ins Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
po-libgimp Updated Polish translation Jul 17, 2016
po-plug-ins Update Greek translation Jul 19, 2016
po-python Add Language headers to po files Jul 17, 2016
po-script-fu Updated Spanish translation Jul 18, 2016
po-tags Add Language headers to po files Jul 17, 2016
po-tips Add Language headers to po files Jul 17, 2016
po Updated Spanish translation Jul 18, 2016
themes Merge remote-tracking branch 'official/gimp-2-8' into gimp-2-8 Oct 5, 2013
tools Merge branch 'gimp-2-8' of https://github.com/GNOME/gimp into gimp-2-8 Jul 22, 2016
.gitignore Add test-driver to the toplevel .gitignore Nov 28, 2013
AUTHORS Update authors.xml Oct 11, 2013
COPYING Change licence to GPLv3 (and to LGPLv3 for libgimp). Jan 17, 2009
ChangeLog.pre-1-0 changelog split up Jun 7, 1998
ChangeLog.pre-1-2 converted to utf-8 May 10, 2004
ChangeLog.pre-2-0 vte sucks May 20, 2004
ChangeLog.pre-2-2 Copied current ChangeLog away and truncated it. Dec 19, 2004
ChangeLog.pre-2-4 renamed the pre-2.4 ChangeLog Oct 23, 2007
ChangeLog.pre-2-6 Applied changes based on official version of TinyScheme (CVS commit d… Aug 4, 2009
ChangeLog.pre-git Applied changes based on official version of TinyScheme (CVS commit d… Aug 4, 2009
HACKING HACKING: patches: recommend git-format-patch, not a repo to fetch from Oct 7, 2012
INSTALL INSTALL - add poppler-data as recommended data package. Jul 29, 2014
LICENSE cosmetics. Aug 15, 2003
MAINTAINERS adjusted to enforced gnome-svn standards :-( Aug 31, 2007
Makefile.am NEWS.pre-2-8: new file preserving the history that lead to 2.8 Nov 22, 2015
NEWS NEWS: Add mention of fix for gimp-gradient-segment-range-move Jul 12, 2016
NEWS.pre-2-0 Makefile.am moved old NEWS to this new file. Apr 5, 2004
NEWS.pre-2-2 added NEWS for the stable branch (no, we haven't branched yet). Dec 22, 2004
NEWS.pre-2-4 NEWS and ChangeLog changes for GIMP 2.4 Oct 23, 2007
NEWS.pre-2-6 bumped version to 2.6.1 (interface age 1). Sep 30, 2008
NEWS.pre-2-8 NEWS.pre-2-8: new file preserving the history that lead to 2.8 Nov 22, 2015
README Change "2.7" to "2.8" all over the place and set gimp_version to 2.8.… Mar 24, 2012
README.i18n Convert Subversion references to git Apr 25, 2009
acinclude.m4 m4macros: Delete gtk-doc.m4, gtkdocize gives us a symlink Jun 19, 2010
authors.dtd authors.dtd: Update Jan 28, 2011
authors.xml Update authors.xml Oct 11, 2013
authors.xsl Also put maintainers separately in AUTHORS Jan 27, 2011
autogen.sh autogen.sh: also look for automake 1.15 Aug 15, 2015
config.h.win32 updated msvc build add ENABLE_TOOLBOX_MENU, it should only vanish on Mac Oct 27, 2007
configure.ac * Change default config directory from '.gimp-x.x' to '.gimp-painter-… Jan 20, 2017
gimp-zip.in Drop the timestamp from the zip file names. Add the .pc files to the Nov 13, 2007
gimp.doap Added doap description translation in Italian. Aug 8, 2014
gimp.pc.in libgimp: add gimp_layer_new_from_surface() Apr 20, 2011
gimpthumb.pc.in use GCheckSum instead of the MD5 routine from libgimpmath. Mar 28, 2008
gimpui.pc.in require gimp-2.0 >= $GIMP_APP_VERSION. Feb 5, 2007

README

                   ------------------------------ 
                   GNU Image Manipulation Program
                         2.8 Stable Branch
                   ------------------------------

GIMP 2.8 replaces earlier GIMP 2.x versions. It is advised that you
uninstall them before installing GIMP 2.8. If you want to keep your
older GIMP 2.x installation in parallel to GIMP 2.8, you have to
choose a separate prefix which is not in your default library search
path. Otherwise your prevoius GIMP installation will start to use the
new libraries. You have been warned.

If you think you found a bug in this version, please make sure that it
hasn't been reported earlier and that it is not just new stuff that is
still being worked on and obviously not quite finished yet.

If you want to hack on GIMP, please read the file HACKING. For
detailed installation instructions, see the file INSTALL.


1. Web Resources
================

GIMP's home page is at:

	http://www.gimp.org/

Please be sure to visit this site for information, documentation,
tutorials, news, etc.  All things GIMP-ish are available from there.

The automated plug-in registry is located at:

	http://registry.gimp.org/

There you can get the latest versions of plug-ins, using a convenient
forms-based interface.

The latest version of GIMP can be found at:

	http://www.gimp.org/downloads/


2. Mailing Lists
================

We have several mailing lists dedicated to GIMP user and development
discussion.  There is more info at

	http://www.gimp.org/mail_lists.html

Links to several archives of the mailing lists are included in that page.

Gimp-user-list is a mailing list dedicated to user problems, hints and
tips, discussion of cool effects, etc.  Gimp-developer-list is oriented
to GIMP core and plug-in developers.  Most people will only want to be
subscribed to gimp-user-list. If you want to help develop GIMP, the
gimp-developer mailing list is a good starting point.


3. IRC
======

And finally, for the real junkies, there is an IRC channel devoted to
GIMP. On GIMPNet (a private free software oriented network) there is
#gimp.  Many of the developers hang out there.  Some of the GIMPNet
servers are:

	irc.gimp.org:6667
	irc.us.gimp.org:6667
	irc.eu.gimp.org:6667


4. Customizing
==============

The look of GIMP's interface can be customized like any other GTK app
by editing the ~/.gtkrc-2.0 file or by using "themes" (ready-made
customizations).  For downloadable themes and further details, see
http://art.gnome.org/themes/gtk2 . Additionally, GIMP reads the file
~/.gimp-2.8/gtkrc so you can have settings that only apply to GIMP.

Included is a set of keybindings similar to those in Adobe Photoshop.
You can find them in the ps-menurc file.  To use them, copy this file
to ~/.gimp-2.8/menurc. You can also manually change the keybindings to
any of your choice by editing ~/.gimp-2.8/menurc.


Have fun,

  Spencer Kimball
  Peter Mattis
  Federico Mena
  Manish Singh
  Sven Neumann
  Michael Natterer
  Dave Neary
  Martin Nordholts