here's another mail from the "things we could do for gimp-2.4"
department. What I would like to suggest today is to merge the
gimp-remote functionality into the gimp binary. This would eliminate
the confusion about which binary to use. It would also give us the
chance to reimplement gimp-remote in a less akward way and to
integrate gimp-win-remote, the win32 implementation of gimp-remote.
So, if someone would want to hack on this, now would be a good time to
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