GIMP Help Files

Jul 31, 2008
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Newbie to Macs here. I've been using GIMP for a while now. Now trying to install the associated help files. I've downloaded "gimp-help-2.4.1.tar.bz2" and expanded this file. The installation instructions from this point forward are all Greek to me. Can anyone walk a neophyte through this?

From the Installation instructions....

If you downloaded this tarball to install the help files, you don't
need to worry about how to build the files. Just run the usual
commands to install the prebuilt help:

make install (you need root priviledges for this last step)

In order for configure to locate the GIMP installation, pkg-config
needs to find gimp-2.0.pc. This file is installed with GIMP. If you
installed GIMP by means of binary package, you may have to install
the GIMP development package that provides gimp-2.0.pc.


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