Your mention of a wrapper made me wonder, "what? where?" I don't believe
there was any such thing in the GIMP 2.0. So I looked in the bin directory
and lo and behold! gimp-console-2.6.exe. Apparently now there are separate
executables for GUI and console use. Either there weren't before, or the
pre-compiled binary distro I used didn't include the console version. I
called this from the web page instead of gimp-2.6.exe and problem solved! I
think the official GIMP documentation needs to be updated to reflect this.
All the same, thanks for sharing your friend's wrapper. I will check it out
just in case there are further issues, and it may come in handy for someone
else as well!
Thanks everyone for taking the time to be so helpful and for the really
On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 8:47 AM, <jcup...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1 March 2011 16:42, <jcup...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > So it sounds to me, though I've not checked and this is just a guess,
> > that the Windows wrapper .exe is not terminating correctly in the new
> > gimp. Also, this is from memory of looking into this a few years ago,
> > I've probably messed up the details, argh.
> Just in case it is the wrapper that's broken, here's the wrapper
> program I use, written for me by a Windows expert friend:
> Perhaps it might be useful.
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