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Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers

Sep 23, 2013, 02:42 (This post was last modified: Sep 23, 2013 02:44 by lwhistler.)
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Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers
I would like to use the Bash command line to open two images into GIMP, each image on a layer. The code below opens the two images into separate GIMP windows.

>> gimp image1.jpg image2.jpg

How can I open the two images into one GIMP window and two layers?
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Sep 23, 2013, 03:51
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RE: Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers
For now, you could settle for

File > Open As layers...
-"shift" or "ctrl" + left=-click to select two or more files in the same folder.
-Click open

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Sep 23, 2013, 04:03
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RE: Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers
Thanks for the reply iForStyle007.

But the solution must be using Bash command because I'm writing a script to convert an image from tiff to jpg, then open a reference image and the jpg image in GIMP onto layers. I then do the rest manually.
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Sep 23, 2013, 04:14
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RE: Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers
ok, a quick request here(http://gimpforums.com/forum-plugins) might get answered sooner as there are some subscribed to different sections of the forum.

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Sep 23, 2013, 04:22
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RE: Bash command line to open two images in GIMP layers
Ok ..... I will post there also. Thanks
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