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How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

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How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#1 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:14 am

What is the best way to upgrade to Gimp 2.10 ?

running MX 17.1

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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#2 Post by dolphin_oracle » Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:40 am

test repo.

use mx-packageinstaller, select the test repo tab, and install from there. MXPI will handle all the repo enabling and disabling for you.
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FYI: mx "test" repo is not the same thing as debian testing repo.

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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#3 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:30 pm

Thanks but it says it can't install it and I can't copy the Now I can't copy error message. Can't install any version of gimp now.

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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#4 Post by Jerry3904 » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:37 pm

Not sure how you did that, but installing from there has worked fine for all users here AFAIK. You realize D_O meant the MX Test Repo, right?

Try purging (completely remove) Gimp in Synaptic, then go back to MX Package Installer to install from the Test Repo
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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#5 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:39 pm

did that, now I can't even install any version of gimp! I may have to reinstall MX 17.1 to fix this problem.

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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#6 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:46 pm

here's a screenshot...
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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#7 Post by dolphin_oracle » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:50 pm

ok 2 things.

1. looks like we might be hitting a time out with the mxrepo for some reason. I suggest changing to one of the non-us repos and trying again.
http://www.youtube.com/runwiththedolphin
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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#8 Post by Jerry3904 » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:51 pm

Please give us the output of this as regular user

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inxi -r
Production: 4.15.0-1-amd64, MX-17.1, AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core, GeForce GT 630/PCIe/SSE2, 8 GB, SSD 120 GB, Data 1TB
Testing: AAO 722: 4.15.0-1-386. MX-17.1, AMD C-60 APU, 4 GB
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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#9 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:54 pm

I'm reinstalling MX now. will start over.

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Re: How to upgrade Gimp to version 2.10

#10 Post by vinoman » Sun Sep 09, 2018 1:12 pm

reinstalled and was able to install gimp 2.10. Thanks :)

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