Gimp and gimp-print (and other Gimp issues)

Yves de Champlain yves at
Sun Sep 16 06:57:41 PDT 2007

Le 07-09-14 à 09:23, Stefan Bruda a écrit :

> Hi,


First of all, thanks for your comments.  Gimp will soon hit 2.4.0 and  
if anything is wrong, now is the time to find it.

> At 22:10 -0400 on 2007-9-13 Yves de Champlain wrote:
>>> The latest Gimp (2.4.1) does not seem to go along well with gimp-
>>> print.
>>> Whenever I attempt to print something I get a bus error in
>>> /opt/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/print.  Last time I checked (with
>>> Gimp
>>> 2.2.17) printing was no problem at all.  Is there any trick I am
>>> missing?
>>> How does one print?  Could it be that this all happens because the
>>> newest
>>> Gimp port if for a release candidate?
>> I'm not sure about this.  Do you have gimp-print installed ?
> Yes.  Works well with gimp 2.2.17.

gimp-print is deprecated.  gutenprint is the new version (and new  
name) of gimp-print, so you should uninstall it.

>> The print plugin is part of gimp itself.  It would be easier if I
>> had some output of this.
> I am not sure what kind of output to provide.  The print plugin just
> segfaults:
>     /opt/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/print: fatal error: Bus error
> In the logs I get a somewhat longish description of what looks like a
> good ol' segmentation violation (log included below).  I have rebuilt
> gimp-print by the way, just to make sure that there is no library
> confusion.  Now that I am looking at it, I also note that the jp2
> plugin has problems:
>     dyld: Library not loaded: libopenjpeg-
>       Referenced from: /opt/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/jp2
>       Reason: image not found
> although libopenjpeg- does exist:
>     < godel:~ > ll /opt/local/lib/libopenjpeg-
>     -rwxr-xr-x   2 root  wheel  130592 Aug 11 12:59 /opt/local/lib/ 
> libopenjpeg-*

This looks like a problem I thought was fixed ...  can you send me  
the output of

otool -L /opt/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/jp2

> Now that I further look at it, I note too that I can open the dialog
> of "Print with Gutenprint" (haven't tried to actually print with it
> yet but it will probably work).
> Finally, I also note that my Python-fu menu is gone (although gimp2 is
> indeed compiled with +python) and Script-fu contains few entries (only
> the four plugins that I added manually, the stock ones are gone).  Is
> this normal?

I can't answer that yet because I'm right now struggling with RC2  
which has it's own problems, one of which is that there is no menu  
anymore !!!???!!!  I know python-fu menu has been removed.  I think  
everything is now in the "filter" menu.  Does that makes sense ?


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