GIMP 2.8.2 has been released. This is a bugfix release
in the stable 2.8 series, no new features were added.

For a complete list of changes since 2.8.2 please see the "Changes"
section below. Also see the release notes of the 2.8 series at

Happy GIMPing,


  GIMP 2.8.2 is available from:


  and from the mirrors listed at:


  The checksum of the tarball is:

  b542138820ca3a41cbd63fc331907955  gimp-2.8.2.tar.bz2

Overview of Changes from GIMP 2.8.0 to GIMP 2.8.2


 - Make tag matching always case-insensitive
 - Let the tile-cache-size default to half the physical memory


 - Mention that the image was exported in the close warning dialog
 - Make sure popup windows appear on top on OSX
 - Allow file opening by dropping to the OSX dock
 - Fix the visibility logic of the export/overwrite menu items
 - Remove all "Use GEGL" menu items, they only add bugs and zero
 - Improve performance of display filters, especially color management
 - Fix the image window title to comply with the save/export spec
   and use the same image name everywhere, not only in the title
 - Fix positioning of pasted/dropped stuff to be more reasonable


 - Move gimpdir and thumbnails to proper locations on OSX
 - Implement relocation on OSX
 - Allow to use $(gimp_installation_dir) in config files


 - Fix remembering of JPEG load/save defaults
 - Revive the page setup dialog on Windows

Source and build system:

 - Add Windows installer infrastructure
 - Add infrastructure to build GIMP.app on OSX


 - Lots of bug fixes
 - List of translation updates


  Clayton Walker, Daniel Sabo, Jan Lieskovsky, Jernej Simončič,
  Kristian Rietveld, Marco Ciampa, Massimo Valentini, Michael Henning,
  Michael Muré, Michael Natterer, Mikael Magnusson, Mukund Sivaraman,
  Nils Philippsen, Sebastian Pipping


  Albert F, Alexandre Prokoudine, Andika Triwidada, Christian Kirbach,
  Daniel Mustieles, Daniel Nylander, Daniel Winzen, Dimitris Spingos,
  Eulalia, Gabor Kelemen, Gil Forcada, Hleb Valoshka, Jihui Choi, Jiro
  Matsuzawa, Jordi Mallach, Khaled Hosny, Kiyotaka NISHIBORI, Kolbjørn
  Stuestøl, Marco Ciampa, Marek Černocký, Martin Srebotnjak, Muhammet
  Kara, Piotr Drąg, Praveen Illa, Rudolfs Mazurs, Sebul, Seong-ho Cho,
  Timo Jyrinki, Wouter, Wouter Bolsterlee, sebul

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