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Image editor

XPaint is a simple paint program for X, suitable for producing simple graphics. It is free software under the GNU General Public License.

It includes advanced features like image procesing algorithms, simultaneous editing of multiple images, and support for a wide variety of image formats.



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28 November 2014

Leaders and contributors

Jean-Pierre Demailly maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
ProgrammerVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sf-xpaint.cvs.sourceforge.net/viewvc/sf-xpaint/
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/xpaint

Software prerequisites

Required to buildXpm library
Weak prerequisitev. 1.0.2 or higher (to compile with support for PNG library
Weak prerequisitethe JPEG library
Weak prerequisitePNG library
Weak prerequisitev. 3.2 or later (to compile with support for TUIFF images)
Required to buildv. 3.4c or later
Weak prerequisitev. 6 or newer (to compile with support for JPEG images)
Weak prerequisitewhich itself also requires zlib
Weak prerequisiteTIFF library


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