GNU Paint

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Introduction to Gpaint

GNU Paint (gpaint) is a simple, easy-to-use paint program for GNOME, the GNU Desktop. Gpaint starts as a port of xpaint and takes advantages of features unique to the GNOME environment. Gpaint is licensed under the GNU GPL, version 2 or later.

Curent Features:

Screenshot (GNOME 1)

Screenshot (GNOME 2)

Downloading Gpaint

download current source:

GNOME 1 version: version 0.2.2

GNOME 2 version: version 0.2.3

Latest development source can be obtained via the GNU CVS repository at The CVS repository can be checked out through anonymous (pserver) CVS with the following instruction set. When prompted for a password for anoncvs, simply press the Enter key.

cvs login

cvs -z3 co gpaint

Updates from within the module's directory do not need the -d parameter.

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Updated: November 14, 2002 atai