Install GIMP 2.8 on Ubuntu 12.04

Since the latest version of GIMP has not been included in the main 12.04 repositories because it was not ready at release time you have to use a PPA at current.

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

Gimp 2.8 Screenshot

TIP: Go to the “Windows” menu and select ‘Single-Window Mode’ to use Gimp in one window (see screenshot).

Leo Gaggl

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This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. Thanks.
    Works on Linux Mint 13 RC aka Linux Mint Maya

  2. Thankss!

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