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Where to get X11 for OS X 10.6 without the installation CD?

In order to get GIMP working on OS X I'm told to install X11 from CD. Unfortunately I don't have such a CD. Is there an other way to get X11 working for OS X? If I start GIMP I do get the following ...
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Why after installing GIMP on a Mac, it opens X11 and doesn't work?

I want to use GIMP on my Mac OS X 10.6.6. I downloaded GIMP for Snow Leopard, double-clicked on the .dmg file, dragged the app into applications. It seemed to be installed, so in Spotlight I type ...
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Mac OS X: Installed X11 from XQuartz - now apps using X11 don't work

I recently installed X11-2.5.3 from macosforge.org, and now I can't open app's that use X11, such as the Gimp. When I try to open that applictaion, the following happens: The Gimp icon appears in ...
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MacOS X TrueType fonts with X11

Is there a simple way to install TTF fonts on macos X so that they work with X11 (and Gimp) ?
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How to fix X11 font issue on Mac?

X11 on the Mac does a horrible job drawing fonts. I'm trying to use the GIMP and Inkscape and the menus, and other text, don't draw correctly half the time. What is the fix for this?