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New to Gimp & Lion

Aug 13, 2011, 12:39
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New to Gimp & Lion
Hello

Recently updated to lion only to find my old version of Photoshop no longer worked and I really do/did not want to spend loads of money to update. I remebered Gimp from way back so went in search of it again and found Gimpshop. I downloaded this and installed it onto my Mac Pro running Lion.

When I first clicked on the Gimpshop icon I got a message saying that it was cahing fonts, this then closed and nothing happened. Now when I try to open Gimpshop I getan X11 icon in the dock and that is all, nothing, no Gimpshop Sad

Is this not working with Lion or have I missed something ?

Thanks.
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Sep 1, 2011, 21:14
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RE: New to Gimp & Lion
Hi Chris. Gimpshop hasn't been updated for a while now and the development is on hold. I would stick with the original version of GIMP, which is in active development and updated regularly.

Please see the GIMP for OS X Lion discussion here,
http://gimpforums.com/thread-osx-lion-and-maybe-no-x11

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