Carol Spears wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 05, 2005 at 10:42:55AM +0200, Michael Schumacher wrote:
>>>Von: Carol Spears <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>On Tue, Oct 04, 2005 at 09:50:36PM -0500, Eric P wrote:
>>>>I can't remember if I asked this before or not, but does anybody make
>>>>any 2.3.x packages for deb?
>>>it is easy to build your own on debian. i build mine in /usr/local
>>>though so, it is not the same as getting it from them.
>>If I'm not mistkane, it is not advised to install into any /usr prefix - the
>>release notes mention /opt, and I've chosen a directory in my $HOME.
> it is the configure default.
>>For simply testing the 2.3 releases, I wouldn't create a Debian package,
>>just install it where it can do no harm to your system.
> you can even have both, although they share the */2.0/* directory name.
> better to make sure before you try to install your own that you do not
> have debians libgimp-dev. let the distribution only have lib-gimp
Awesome. Thanks for the tips from both of you. Cool splash photo.
Michael, I took your tip and stuck it in ~/.gimp
You're absolutely right. Why make a package when I'll just keep
compiling devel releases for a while?
Gimp-user mailing list