> I think there are some tools for converting a RPM package to
> Debian deb's.

The Debian package is called alien.  But if you're looking for a Debian
package for the GIMP 1.2, just find a local unstable mirror and do:

    # apt-get update
    # apt-get install gimp1.2 gimp1.2-perl

These packages worked great for me, but I've been tracking unstable
fairly closely for years now, so if you're still using potato, YMMV.

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