Issue #16: GIMP Handbook / Jan 2014
Cover Theme: GIMP Handbook
DVD: ArtistX + GIMP 2.8
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This single issue is a complete guide to the GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), a remarkable photo editing tool that is available for free for all recent versions of Windows, Mac OS, and Linux.
The DVD included in this issue contains GIMP installation files for Windows and Mac systems (look in the /gimp directory). GIMP comes pre-installed on most Linux systems. If you would like to compile GIMP yourself using the freely available source code, see the article on page 6.
For more on obtaining GIMP, visit www.gimp.org/downloads.
Click the link labeled “Show other downloads” for information on Windows and Mac OS.
GIMP is a free image editor for Linux, Mac, and Windows systems.
This is a complete tutorial on the vast range of GIMP capabilities.
We'll help beginners take their first steps. Advanced users will discover tricks and hidden features for their own images.
New release comes with better semantic search and improvements to Kontact.
Annual code quality report shows FOSS is more secure at all project size levels.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers