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|Name=GIMP
 
|Name=GIMP
 
|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.
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|Full description=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.
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
 
|Is GNU=Yes
 
|Is GNU=Yes
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|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
|Version identifier=2.3.17
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|Version identifier=2.6.11
|Version date=2007/05/27
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|Version date=2010/03/10
|Version status=developmental
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|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://gimp.mirrors.hoobly.com/gimp/v2.3/
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|Version download=ftp://ftp.gimp.org/pub/gimp/v2.6/gimp-2.6.11.tar.bz2
|Version comment=2.3.17 devel released 2007-05-27
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|Version comment=Mirrors and other versions available from http://www.gimp.org/downloads.
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
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|Prerequisite description=png
 
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Revision as of 13:26, 20 October 2011


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GIMP

https://www.gnu.org/software/gimp/
GNU Image Manipulation Program.

Gimp.png Screenshot 1.png Screenshot 2.png

The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a powerful image editing program, and commonly used for photo retouching, image composition, and general graphic design work.

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

* User manuals: https://www.gimp.org/docs/

Bookstore:

https://www.gimp.org/books/

"IRC Help" IRC Help channel
irc://irc.gimp.org/#gimp-users
"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/#gimp

Related Projects



Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

G'MICGREYC's Magic for Image Computinghttp://gmic.eu
XSaneScanner-oriented frontend for SANEhttps://gitlab.com/sane-project/frontend/xsane


Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Andrew Engelbrecht

Verified on

7 December 2011

Notes

libgimp and other GIMP libraries

Verified by

Bendikker

Verified on

28 June 2018

Notes

GIMP application core and other portions of the official GIMP distribution if not explicitly licensed otherwise




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Michael Natterer Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Perl (Ref)https://metacpan.org/release/Gimp
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gimp-plugin-registry
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gimp
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gimp-help
Downloadhttps://download.gimp.org/pub/gimp/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gimp/
Generalhttps://wiki.gimp.org/index.php/Main_Page
Mailing Listhttps://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gimp-data-extras
Mailing Listhttps://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gimp-gap
Mailing Listhttps://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-gui-list/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useglib (v2.32)
Required to buildPyGTK (v2.10)
Weak prerequisitetiff
Required to buildcairo (1.10)
Required to use gtk+ (2.24)
Weak prerequisitegtk-doc (v1.0)
Weak prerequisitejpeg
Required to buildpango (1.29.4)
Required to usebabl (v0.1)
Weak prerequisitelibrsvg (v2.36)
Weak prerequisitepng (1.2)
Weak prerequisitecurl (v7.15)
Required to usegegl (v0.2)
Weak prerequisitelibxpm a floating point processor
Weak prerequisitepoppler (v0.12)
Weak prerequisitefontconfig (v2.2)
Required to buildgdk-pixbuf (v2.24)
Required to buildATK (v2.2)
Weak prerequisitedbus-glib
Required to buildpixman (v0.24)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 January 2019.




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