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Old 11-20-2004, 10:36 PM   #1
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gimp cant save xpm


i just reformatted my cmoputer and put gentoo 2004.2 on here and when i emerged gnome and X and everythign i used xorg instead of xfree86. ( i think this has something to do with it) now when i try to save images as xpm in gimp it wont let me, i searched for xpm in portage and it says xpm comes with xll so i emerged xpm and still no luck. can someone help me.
 
Old 11-21-2004, 11:12 AM   #2
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"now when i try to save images as xpm in gimp it wont let me"

What error message are you getting?

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Old 11-21-2004, 04:22 PM   #3
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i fixed it. i had to actually download libxpm and compile from source, it wasnt in portage for some reason i have no idea what it wasnt installed as a dependency of something else. oh well all is good. thanks for the reply though.
 
  


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