Michael Schumacher skreiv: > On 13.06.2010 18:38, Jack K. wrote: > > >> What possible value could there be to further developing the GIMP application >> when ordinary users cannot use it because the HELP documentation cannot be >> made to install and then work in Windows? >> > > Huh? As far as I know, the help is installable on Windows and works fine. > > > Michael > Yes, but unlike most Windows applications, you have to do the installation yourself. The proses is a bit unusual to Windows users, quite common to Linux users.
Download the wanted help file to your computer from ftp://ftp.gimp.org/pub/gimp/help/. The .bz2 file is a zipped file. Unzip it using your zip program. In the GIMP folder share/gimp/2.0 create a folder named help. Copy the two letters language folder in the unzipped catalog to the help folder. (The other files is of no use in this case). In my version of Windows the full path in my computer is .../share/gimp/2.0/help/nn. BTW: Somebody know why is the help files in http://www.gimp.org/docs/ are not updated? The Norwegian help files is still pointing to http://www.gimp.org/docs/2.6/no which is not updated anymore and do not exist in the git.gnome.org/gimp-help-2 repository. Instead it should be pointing to .../2.6/nn which exists in the repository. Kolbjoern _______________________________________________ Gimp-docs mailing list Gimp-docs@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-docs