Portable Gimp.app is the Gimp.app
self-contained application bundle of the GNU Image Manipulation Program
for OS X by Aaron Voisine packaged as portable application so you can carry around with you on any portable device, USB thumb drive, iPod, portable hard drive, memory card, or other portable device (also on your internal hard disk) as long as it has 190 MB of free space and use on any Mac OS X computer, taking your preferences with you.
Gimp.app requires Apple's X11 which is included in the "Optional Installs" package on the OS X install disk.
How to install
- Drag "Portable Gimp.app" folder to your portable device, USB thumb drive, iPod, portable hard drive, memory card, other portable device (also to your internal hard disk) as long as it has 165 MB of free space.
- Clicking "Portable Gimp.app" will open Gimp.app from your portable device, wait a while before Gimp start. Portable Gimp.app requires that either Apple's X11 or XDarwin be installed. Apple's X11 is included in the "Optional Installs" package on the OS X install disk.
- There is a bug currently that Gimp.app will not work from within a folder containing any of the following characters: pipe |, forward slash /, backslash \, ampersand &, pound #, or double quote ". Any other printable characters should be fine.