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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.


User guide included


Download version 2.9.10 (stable)
released on 3 March 2014


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License:GPLv3genium28 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/

Software prerequisites

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

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 November 2014.


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