Gimp 2.8.8 has been released!

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Gimp 2.8.8 has been released! This is a maintenance release that comes with no new features, only bugs were fixed.

Overview of Changes from GIMP 2.8.6 to GIMP 2.8.8:

- Make sure indexed images always have a colormap
- Fix language selection via preferences on Windows
- Don’t crash on setting a large text size
- Keep the same image active when switching between MWM and SWM
- Make sure all dockables are properly resizable (particularly shrinkable)
- Add links to jump directly to Save/Export from the Export/Save
-file extension warning dialogs
- Fix GimpPickButton on OSX
- Properly document plug-in-autocrop-layer’s PDB interface
- Fix importing of indexed BMPs
- Fix lots of places to use GIO to get proper file sizes and times on windows
- Add an AppData file for GIMP
- Backport lcms2 support from master, because lcms1 is not getting
bug fixes any longer
- Lots of bug fixes
- Lots of translation updates

Install Gimp 2.8.8 in Ubuntu and LinuxMint:

Press Ctrt+Alt+T and enter the following ppa:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install gimp

- For other Linux distros, please check this link.

Is done.

For questions please refer to our Q/A forum at : http://ask.unixmen.com/


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