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Linux install old version of gimp

I am using Fedora 17 64 bit. I would like to install the 2.6 version of gimp (current version is 2.8). I can't just use yum install gimp because that will install 2.8 I think gimp ruined the Ctrl-S ...
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1answer
47 views

Flatten transparent pdf image in linux using command line

I'm using R to generate graphics with many transparent layers. I want the output as a pdf, but filesizes explode when there are so many transparent layers. I can manually open each one in GIMP and ...
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1answer
558 views

GIMP command line, how to invert color of a list of picture and modify the color of them (by colorize, but in command line)

I'm trying to modify a list of images with the terminal, I want to invert the color and apply a color with colorize, all of this with the command gimp and in the terminal. Anyone can help me?
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1answer
91 views

How do I create blurry effects with GIMP

I am new to gimp and I have no clue if this is the right place to ask, so bear with me and steer me in the correct direction if i am wrong in asking this. How do I create blurry visual effects? I ...
0
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1answer
127 views

Troubleshooting X sudden restart/crash using XFCE 4.8 with stylus pen

I have a convertible laptop/tablet with graphics tablet screen, which often logs out of the current X session whilst using GIMP 2.6. I am dropped back to the login prompt without a system wide ...
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3answers
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I want to change DPI with Imagemagick without changing the actual byte-size of the image data

I feel so horribly sorry that I have to ask this question here, but after hours of researching how to do an actually very simple task I'm still failing... In Gimp there is a very simple way to do ...
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1answer
301 views

How to use GIMP as an image viewer?

I want to open a file then move to the next one with a keystroke. I don't want to install a separate image viewer only for this.
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1answer
104 views

Move all 3 GIMP's windows at the same time?

GIMP consists of 3 separate windows. So when I have to move it to another desktop in Ubuntu, I have to move all three separately. Is there a way to move all 3 at the same time? Right click on GIMP's ...
4
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2answers
849 views

Using a CMYK .psd file with The Gimp

Is there a way to convert CMYK .psd files to an RGB .psd or to an .xcf (gimp format) on a linux computer (and without photoshop)? This question had no answers that helped me. XnView (installed in ...
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1answer
300 views

How do I slice a large image using GIMP?

How can I edit a large image file on Linux? I have a high-res scan of an image, and I'd like to select parts of it and save them individually to be able to manipulate them. I used GIMP to place ...
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1answer
189 views

multilingual font in gimp (ubuntu linux)

I have some hindi fonts in my linux (they even work in vim, when I try to to view some downloaded hindi webpages). Now, in gimp, it does show various multilingual fonts (hindi as well as others). ...
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1answer
315 views

How to edit .pub format files on fedora?

Is there an aplication/software that I can use to edit the Microsoft publisher (.pub) format files on fedora14.
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1answer
775 views

PDFs open in GIMP on Linux system

I installed evince on my Arch Linux system as a PDF reader, and everything was fine for a while. And then I installed GIMP. Since then, PDF files have been opening in GIMP. I've tried reinstalling ...
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4answers
327 views

GIMP for Photoshoppers

I'm experienced at Photoshop (CS2), but new to GIMP. What tutorials, FAQs, and tips can you recommend to make the transition simpler? EDIT: Giving up on GIMP. Going back to Photoshop.
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3answers
583 views

Free tool to extract objects from photos

Is there a free tool that's good at extracting objects from photos? It has to work on linux For instance, extracting a person from a photograph.
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2answers
624 views

Any web designers here made a transition from Photoshop to Gimp?

I just made the full transition to Debian from Windows XP at work ( I mainly do front end but I do some slicing/design as well ), I'm wondering if anyone else has made the Photoshop to Gimp switch, ...