Portable Gimp.app

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Portable Gimp.app is the binary distribution of the GNU Image Manipulation Program for Mac OS X packaged as portable application so you can take your preferences with you.

Portable Gimp.app is the Gimp.app the self contained application bundle of the GNU Image Manipulation Program for OS X  by Aaron Voisine packaged as portable application so you can carry around with you on any portable device, USB thumb drive, iPod, portable hard drive,memory card, other portable device (also on your internal hard disk) as long as it has 165 MB of free space and use on any Mac OS X computer, taking your preferences with you.
Gimp.app requires Apple's X11 which is included in the "Optional Installs" package on the OS X install disk.

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How to install

  1. Drag "Portable Gimp.app" folder to your portable device, USB thumb drive, iPod, portable hard drive, memory card, other portable device (also to your internal hard disk) as long as it has 190 MB of free space.
  2. Clicking "Portable Gimp.app" will open Gimp.app from your portable device, wait a while before Gimp start. Portable Gimp.app requires that either Apple's X11 or XDarwin be installed. Apple's X11 is included in the "Optional Installs" package on the OS X install disk.

There is a bug currently that Gimp.app will not work from within a folder containing any of the following characters: pipe |, forward slash /, backslash \, ampersand &, pound #, or double quote ". Any other printable characters should be fine.

Gimp.app is packaged using the Platypus script wrapper from
http://sveinbjorn.sytes.net/platypus


Support Forum

Post questions, tips, suggestions, clues, helps, bugs to our OS X Portable Apps support forum


Source code


Change log

  • 2.2.11 r1.0 (22.04.2006)
    Updated to Gimp.app 2.2.11
  • 2.2.10-svg r1.0 (31.03.2006)
    First public release.
    100% standalone.

Donations


Acknowledgments

Thanks to Aaron Voisine developer of Gimp.app, for all his suggestions.

Portable Gimp.app © 2006-2010
Carlo Gandolfi - http://www.freesmug.org
Paolo Portaluri - http://plus2.it/~paolo/

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This software is licensed under the CC-GNU GPL.

Gimp.app provided is a modified version of official binaries downloaded from gimp-app.sourceforge.net licensed under:
GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2, June 1991


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