Gimp Plugin registry is a package of some very useful plugins for Gimp, it contain a number of extensions like Gimp-FX Foundry (More than 117 effects, including blurring, distorting,Roy Lichtenstein effect, planet render effect and more), Elsamuko (Includes effects such as “Obama Hope”, “Movie 300”, ..and more).
Gimp Plugin registry is now available for Gimp2.8, and a PPA was updated for easy installation in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin.
Installation of Gimp plugin registry for Gimp2.8 in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin
For installation of this package in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, use the following PPA:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install gimp-plugin-registry
According to the author of the PPA, “This PPA could break your installed OS. There are dependency issues for Oneiric Ocelot (11.10).”