GIMP 2.8.14 on Yosemite Does Not Recognize Image File Types

Jeff Singleton gvibe06 at
Mon Oct 27 19:50:51 PDT 2014

On 10/27/14, 9:41 PM, Gregory Seidman wrote:
>> Ticket #45309: gimp2 @2.8.14 on 10.9 - doesn't load plug-ins
>> <>
> Note that this is an upstream bug. You can download the GIMP app for OS X
> from and it has the same problem.
> --Greg

Yet...somehow the developer of GIMP for OSX at was able to solve this

The same version of GIMP 2.8.14 works flawlessly, and guess what, it
loads all plugins and recognizes all image formats.

Perhaps someone should reach out to and find out how they did it.


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