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|Short description=GNU image manipulation program
 
|Short description=GNU image manipulation program
 
|Full description=The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a freely distributed piece of software for tasks like photo retouching and image composition and authoring. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. It has most of the functionality of Photoshop but without the cost. GIMP also comes with extensive documentation for both users and programmers, including a manual, tutorials, examples of various features, links to other GIMP-related sites, and an extensive list of plug-ins.
 
|Full description=The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a freely distributed piece of software for tasks like photo retouching and image composition and authoring. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. It has most of the functionality of Photoshop but without the cost. GIMP also comes with extensive documentation for both users and programmers, including a manual, tutorials, examples of various features, links to other GIMP-related sites, and an extensive list of plug-ins.
|User level=none
 
|Status=Live
 
|Component programs=
 
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
|VCS checkout command=
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|Is GNU=Yes
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|User level=none
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=See http://www.gimp.org/docs/ for a complete list of documentation
 
|Documentation note=See http://www.gimp.org/docs/ for a complete list of documentation
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.gimp.org/gimp
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.gimp.org/gimp
 
|Related projects=AntiAliasingTool,GraphicsMagick,ImageMagick,Inkscape,TuxPaint,VIPS,Gimp-print,Gphotocoll,GTK+,indexpage.pl,Jpegpixi,Lahelper,PicBook,Refocus,SANE,Sdcdc,ufraw,Xart,xfce,Xmorph,xpaint,Gphoto2
 
|Related projects=AntiAliasingTool,GraphicsMagick,ImageMagick,Inkscape,TuxPaint,VIPS,Gimp-print,Gphotocoll,GTK+,indexpage.pl,Jpegpixi,Lahelper,PicBook,Refocus,SANE,Sdcdc,ufraw,Xart,xfce,Xmorph,xpaint,Gphoto2
 
|Keywords=graphics,authoring,images,painting,gimp,Photoshop,composition,retouching
 
|Keywords=graphics,authoring,images,painting,gimp,Photoshop,composition,retouching
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=2.3.17
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|Version date=2007/05/27
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|Version status=developmental
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|Version download=http://gimp.mirrors.hoobly.com/gimp/v2.3/
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|Version comment=2.3.17 devel released 2007-05-27
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|Status=Live
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=2.3.17
 
|Version date=2007-05-27
 
|Version status=developmental
 
|Version download=http://gimp.mirrors.hoobly.com/gimp/v2.3/
 
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
|Version comment=2.3.17 devel released 2007-05-27
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
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|Real name=Michael Natterer
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=Michael Natterer
 
 
|Email=mitch@gimp.org
 
|Email=mitch@gimp.org
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Sven Neumann
 
|Real name=Sven Neumann
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=sven@gimp.org
 
|Email=sven@gimp.org
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Contributor
 
 
|Real name=See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list
 
|Real name=See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list
|Email=
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|Role=Contributor
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource URL=http://developer.gimp.org/cvs.html
 
|Resource URL=http://developer.gimp.org/cvs.html
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
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{{Resource
 
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|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bugs@gimp.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bugs@gimp.org
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
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{{Resource
 
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|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-announce@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-announce@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
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|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-developer@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-developer@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
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|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-user@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
 
|Resource URL=mailto:gimp-user@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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{{Software category
 
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|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Works-with=graphics
 
|Works-with=graphics
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
 
|Prerequisite description=GTK+
 
|Prerequisite description=GTK+
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite description=tiff
 
|Prerequisite description=tiff
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite description=xpm libraries; a floating point processor
 
|Prerequisite description=xpm libraries; a floating point processor
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite description=jpeg
 
|Prerequisite description=jpeg
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
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|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite description=png
 
|Prerequisite description=png
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|Status=Live
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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Revision as of 16:55, 4 August 2011

[edit]

GIMP

http://gnu.org/software/gimp
The GNU Image Manipulation Program is free software for tasks like photo retouching and image composition and authoring. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. GIMP also comes with extensive documentation for both users and programmers, including a manual, tutorials, examples of various features, links to other GIMP-related sites, and an extensive list of plug-ins.

Documentation

See the a complete list of documentation.

Related Projects

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gimp

Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 2.8.10 (stable)
released on 28 November 2013

VCS Checkout

Categories




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlater
LGPLv3orlaterAndrew Engelbrecht7 December 2011
Some non-GPL plugins to GIMP are exempt from classification under 'mere aggregation'. See the LICENSE file in the source package for details.



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete listContributor
"Email mitch@gimp.org" Michael Natterer Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer Mailing List Info/Archive https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list
User Support Mailing List Info/Archive https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list
Developer / User Bug Tracking https://bugzilla.gnome.org/browse.cgi?product=GIMP
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.gnome.org/browse/gimp/


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use gtk+ (2.24)
Weak prerequisite png (1.2)
Weak prerequisite fontconfig (v2.2)
Required to build cairo (1.10)
Required to use babl (v0.1)
Weak prerequisite poppler (v0.12)
Weak prerequisite gtkdoc (v1.0)
Required to build pango (1.29.4)
Required to use gegl (v0.2)
Weak prerequisite rsvg (v2.36)
Weak prerequisite dbus-glib
Required to build pygtk (v2.10)
Required to build atk (v2.2)
Weak prerequisite tiff
Weak prerequisite xpm libraries; a floating point processor
Required to build gdk-pixbuf (v2.24)
Required to use glib (v2.32)
Weak prerequisite jpeg
Weak prerequisite curl (v7.15)
Required to build pixman (v0.24)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 31 August 2012.



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