Re: GIF Animator Needed
Tom Simnett wrote:
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On Tuesday 20 April 2004 11:23, Scarletdown wrote:
Anyway, can someone please recommend a usable GIF animator, preferably
one installable via apt-get? Or failing that, please explain how to
properly install this GIMP plugin, since there does not seem to be any
information on the GIMP site about how to do this?
apt-cache search / http://packages.debian.org are your friends here.
apt-get install gimp-nonfree
Thanks for the tip. I never would have guessed that one. :D
And I do retract my comments about GIMP not being suitable for
animations now. After getting some sleep, I just did a bit of
experimentation and finally figured out how to work with layers and
combine them all into an animated GIF. The biggest problem last night
(other than extreme tiredness) was that horrendously incomprehensible
animation tutorial on the GIMP site.
I think that after I practice and experiment a bit more, I may try my
hand at a tutorial myself (finally, a way I can contribute to the OSS