Glimpse Image Editor 0.1.2 released [How-to Install]

Glimpse is an open source image editor based on the GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP for short), which today released version 0.1.2.

Because of the problematic word “gimp” Get a glimpse There are no potential barriers to using the software in a business or educational institution, as it has forked a popular image editor.

Glimpse is a small release with minor tweaks and bug fixes. The changes in the release are as follows:

  • Non-English translation and rebranding improvements
  • Upstream contributors have a higher reputation in the UI
  • “Color” icon pack and “Gray” UI theme are back
  • Rebranded “Gimpressionist” plugin and text color chooser
  • Unnecessary “fun” brushes have been removed

Glimpse Image Editor 0.1.2 released [How-to Install]

How to install Glimpse 0.1.2 on Ubuntu:

The community-built Snap package is available for Ubuntu software, but has not been updated at this time.

Glimpse Image Editor 0.1.2 released [How-to Install]

The official Flatpak package has been updated to v0.1.2. And you can perform the following steps one by one to install on Ubuntu 18.04 or later.

1.) Open a terminal from the system application menu or by pressing Ctrl + Alt + T on your keyboard. Once open, run the following command:

sudo apt install flatpak

2.) Add a flathub repository to host the flatpak package.

flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo

3.) Finally, install the Glimpse Flatpak package using the command.

flatpak install flathub org.glimpse_editor.Glimpse

Glimpse Image Editor 0.1.2 released [How-to Install]

If you already have an older version installed, run the command to update the package.

flatpak update org.glimpse_editor.Glimpse

Once installed, launch the image editor from the system application menu and enjoy!

Uninstall Glimpse.

To remove the Glimpse image editor flatpak package, simply run the command in Terminal:

flatpak uninstall org.glimpse_editor.Glimpse
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