gimp-app installs but doesn't work on Mavericks

Christopher Jones jonesc at
Wed Dec 4 16:04:02 PST 2013


Works just fine here on OSX10.9.

Have you reinstalled your X11 server (Xquartz) since updating ? Can you run something basic like ‘xclock’ and see your X11 server start up and the clock appear ?

There is a niggle in the Mavericks updater that makes this necessary.


On 4 Dec 2013, at 11:58pm, Mark Brethen <mark.brethen at> wrote:

> I updated macports for mavericks and new xcode + command line tools. I'm currently reinstalling ports. The gimp-app built with no errors but when I try to launch the app it fails with console showing: "[176]: (org.gimp.GIMP.100704[11772]) Exited with code: 1"
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