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Old 01-27-2005, 11:25 PM   #1
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Upgrades gimp to 2.2.3 with package but now won't open jpg


ive never been able to complie the gimp frpm source so i always update it with the slakcware packages i recently upgraded all my packages and this included the gimp from 2.2.2 to 2.2.3 but now i cant open jpegs it says unknown file type when i run gimp form the command line i get this error

GIMP: Error while parsing '/home/zwyrbla/.gimp-2.2/pluginrc' in line 20: unexpected number `2', expected string constant - fatal parse error

any help would be great thanks
 
Old 01-27-2005, 11:38 PM   #2
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Try downloading the package again and then do a removepkg and then installpkg.
 
Old 01-28-2005, 12:12 AM   #3
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tried it and i donwlaoded it form different mirrors as well i even tried going back to 2.2.2 but now it gives me the same error
 
Old 01-28-2005, 12:23 AM   #4
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Remove the .gimp-2.2 directory from your users home directory and then try running gimp again.

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Old 01-28-2005, 12:32 AM   #5
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oo i did that and i also remove the 2.o folder thinking it was an old version and now when i run the gimp it does the setup dealy for the first tme and i get this

Copying file '/home/zwyrbla/.gimp-2.2/gtkrc' from '/usr/local/etc/gimp/2.0/gtkrc'...

Could not open '/usr/local/etc/gimp/2.0/gtkrc' for reading: No such file or directory

how do i fix my stupid mistake
 
Old 01-28-2005, 01:24 AM   #6
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nevwermind fixed it thanks all
 
Old 01-28-2005, 12:37 PM   #7
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well it seems i thoguht i fixed it but it yet again wont open any files what is up with all this
 
  


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