Re: gimp not starting
On Tue, 02 Aug 2011 14:18:15 +0200, Johann Spies wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 02, 2011 at 12:58:11PM +0200, Camaleón wrote:
>> Ubuntu users are also experiencing a similar error:
>> GIMP cannot start
>> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1746905 ***
>> Take a look to see if some of the replies help with your problem.
> Thanks for the reference. I see one possible solution is to change the
> gtk-theme. I don't know how to do it. I am using gnome and have tried a
> different theme under 'Appearance' options in the menu but that did not
> make any difference.
Then the error can be another one. The mentioned bypass seems to be for
KDE not for a GNOME environment.
> Somewhere I have seen that a reboot or two did solve the problem. I
> cannot reboot my computer now as it is busy with a task that will keep
> it busy for a few days. Will see then.
If you are still getting the error message, try by purging and
reinstalling gimp :-?