Gimp 2 does not come with help?

Rob nospam at
Wed Apr 14 05:39:12 PDT 2004

Michael E. Mercer wrote:
> I noticed a number of ports are installing directories with permissions
> 700. You may need to chmod those to 755 to get applications to work.

But the required file, /usr/X11R6/share/gimp/help/en/gimp-help.xml,
is not there! The gimp-message box, that tells me this, also says:
   "Please check your installation".
So there's something missing after installing the package, isn't it?


> On Wed, 2004-04-14 at 05:59, Rob wrote:
>>I have gimp, version 2.0.0, with "WITH_HTML_HELP_BROWSER=yes"
>>installed. When I click on Help->Help, I get an empty browser,
>>but also a message pop-up, that says
>>  'Could not open '/usr/X11R6/share/gimp/help/en/gimp-help.xml'
>>  for reading: No such file or directory.
>>Is this gimp install incomplete, or do I need another port
>>for the help XML pages of gimp?

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