Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Tim
    Guest
    Gimp.app and X11
    I tried to download Gimp.app this afternoon from Apple's downloads section, and the program wouldn't run. It said that I needed to have X11 installed.

    So, naturally, having thought I already did have X11 installed, I went to the Apple download page again and downloaded X11. When I tried to install it, I was told that I wasn't going to be able to because I already had newer software on the hard drive.

    What gives? Will I be able to use Gimp.app and other X11 programs at all, or will they always tell me I don't have X11, meanwhile X11's installer tells me I have a more advanced copy already?

  2. #2
    badmojo
    Guest
    I did this a couple days ago. I had to install the X11 app from my #1 Tiger OS DVD. It's in an optional applications subfolder somewhere. X11 installed fine, I rebooted (old Windows habit), and installed Gimp. Didn't really like GIMP, though.

  3. #3
    Gimp.app and X11
    macAttack's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 23, 2005
    Location
    Cape Cod, MA
    Posts
    1,509
    Specs:
    iBook
    i think you need to delete the X11 reciepts in your library..that happened to me a lot

  4. #4
    yubozhao
    Guest
    1. get your disc 1 of tiger and in the find a file called x11sdk.dmg and installed that. which you will find the x11 apllicaion is located in /applications/utility
    2. download gimp(i think gimpshop is a much better vesion)
    3. installed it and run from /applications you odnt need preopen x11 to run it

    p.s. you might awnt download fink and fink commando they are very very good packages managment

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Another GIMP/X11 problem
    By skinnypigs in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-27-2012, 04:30 PM
  2. Gimp and x11 on OS 10.6.7
    By Carolienvo in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-30-2012, 03:13 PM
  3. Having some issues with Gimp and X11
    By ImageJPEG in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-01-2012, 03:32 AM
  4. X11 and gimp agida
    By plener in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-25-2011, 04:44 AM
  5. X11 & Gimp
    By tim123 in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-18-2007, 01:36 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •