[OS X TeX] Gimp for OS X Available

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jul 6 15:28:38 CEST 2004

On 7/6/04 2:34 AM, "Steffen Wolfrum" <macosx-tex at st.estfiles.de> wrote:

> Thanks for the link! I have downloaded "Gimp-2.0.0-5.dmg".
> I am still using Jaguar 10.2.6 and I have installed "X11UserForMacOSX.dmg". So
> I should be able to use the new gimp at least in this so called experimental
> X11 version. But up to now it doesn't work.
> When I start the Gimp.app there pops up an error that says "Failed to start
> X11 - Gimp.app requires Apple's X11". So I started X11 first manually and then
> start Gimp. Now again a kind of startup message says "Caching fonts..." but 2
> seconds later Gimps closes again without finishing its start up (but also no
> error this time).
> Somebody knows what to do?
> Hope you don't mind this OT reply.
> Thank you,
> Steffen


Sorry... I've been running 10.3.x with Apple's X11 and have no problem with
Gimp 2 running. I don't know the differences between the 10.2.x
``experimental'' version of X11 and the 10.3.x version so I can't be of much
help there. Sigh...

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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