GIMP 2.8 Source code is now available for download.what’s new in this version?
New single window mode
Multi column dock mode
The dockable drag handle has been removed and the dockable menu button has been moved up to the tabs
saving and exporting images now are separated activities
introduction of layer groups
All tools rendering on canvas have been ported to Cairo
On-Canvas Text Editing
Enhancements in size entry widget
We need to wait a bit for windows and mac builds.
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