gimptool



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NAME

       gimptool-2.0 - script to perform various GIMPy functions




SYNOPSIS

       gimptool-2.0    [--prefix[=DIR]]    [--exec-prefix[=DIR]]   [--version]
       [--help] [--quiet] [--silent] [-n] [--just-print] [--dry-run] [--recon]
       [--bindir]   [--sbindir]   [--libexecdir]   [--datadir]  [--sysconfdir]
       [--sharedstatedir] [--localstatedir] [--libdir] [--infodir]  [--mandir]
       [--includedir] [--gimpplugindir] [--gimpdatadir] [--libs] [--libs-noui]
       [--cflags] [--cflags-noi] [--build plug-in.c] [--build-strip plug-in.c]
       [--install   plug-in.c]  [--install-strip  plug-in.c]  [--install-admin
       plug-in.c] [--install-bin  plug-in]  [--install-admin-strip  plug-in.c]
       [--install-bin-strip     plug-in]     [--install-admin-bin     plug-in]
       [--install-script   script.scm]   [--install-admin-script   script.scm]
       [--uninstall-bin   plug-in]  [--uninstall-admin-bin  plug-in]  [--unin-
       stall-script script.scm] [--uninstall-admin-script script.scm]




DESCRIPTION

       gimptool-2.0 is a tool that can, among other things, build plug-ins  or
       scripts and install them if they are distributed in one source file.

       gimptool-2.0  can  also  be  used  by  programs  that need to know what
       libraries and include-paths GIMP was compiled with. This is  especially
       useful in Makefiles.




OPTIONS

       gimptool-2.0 accepts the following options:

       --version
               Print  the  currently installed version of GIMP on the standard
               output.

       --help  Print out the help blurb,  showing  commonly  used  commandline
               options.

       --quiet Run quietly without echoing any of the build commands.

       --silent
               Run silently without echoing any of the build commands. Same as
               --quiet.

       -n      Test mode. Print the commands but don’t actually execute  them.
               Useful for making dry runs for testing.

       --just-print
               Test  mode. Print the commands but don’t actually execute them.
               Same as -n.

       --dry-run
               Test mode. Print the commands but don’t actually execute  them.
               Same as -n.

       --recon Test  mode. Print the commands but don’t actually execute them.
               Same as -n.

       --bindir
               Outputs the bindir used to install the GIMP.

       --sbindir
               Outputs the sbindir used to install the GIMP.

       --libexecdir
               Outputs the libexecdir used to install the GIMP.

       --datadir
               Outputs the datadir used to install the GIMP.

       --sysconfdir
               Outputs the sysconfdir used to install the GIMP.

       --sharedstatedir
               Outputs the sharedstatedir used to install the GIMP.

       --localstatedir
               Outputs the localstatedir used to install the GIMP.

       --libdir
               Outputs the libdir used to install the GIMP.

       --infodir
               Outputs the infodir used to install the GIMP.

       --mandir
               Outputs the mandir used to install the GIMP.

       --includedir
               Outputs the includedir used to install the GIMP.

       --gimpdatadir
               Outputs the actual directory where the  GIMP  data  files  were
               installed.

       --gimpplugindir
               Outputs  the  actual  directory  where  the  GIMP  plugins were
               installed.

       --build plug-in.c
               Compile and link plug-in.c into a GIMP plug-in.

       --build-strip plug-in.c
               Compile,link, and strip plug-in.c into a GIMP plug-in.

       --install plug-in.c
               Compile, link, and install plug-in.c into the  user’s  personal
               GIMP plug-in directory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/plug-ins)

       --install-strip plug-in.c
               Compile, link,strip, and install plug-in.c into the user’s per-
               sonal GIMP plug-in directory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/plug-ins)

       --install-admin plug-in.c
               Compile, link, and install plug-in.c into the system-wide  GIMP
               plug-in directory (/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins)

       --install-bin plug-in
               Install plug-in into the user’s personal GIMP plug-in directory
               ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/plug-ins)

       --install-admin-bin plug-in
               Install plug-in into the  system-wide  GIMP  plug-in  directory
               (/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins)

       --install-bin-strip plug-in
               Install  stripped plug-in into the user’s personal GIMP plug-in
               directory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/plug-ins)

       --install-admin-bin-strip plug-in
               Install stripped plug-in  into  the  system-wide  GIMP  plug-in
               directory (/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins)

       --install-script script.scm
               Install  script.scm into the user’s personal GIMP script direc-
               tory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/scripts)

       --install-admin-script script.scm
               Install script.scm into the system-wide GIMP  script  directory
               (/usr/share/gimp/2.0/scripts)

       --uninstall-bin plug-in
               Uninstall  plug-in from the user’s personal GIMP plug-in direc-
               tory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/plug-ins)

       --uninstall-admin-bin plug-in
               Uninstall plug-in from the system-wide GIMP  plug-in  directory
               (/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins)

       --uninstall-script script.scm
               Uninstall  script.scm  from  the  user’s  personal  GIMP script
               directory ($HOME/.gimp-2.2/scripts)

       --uninstall-admin-script script.scm
               Uninstall script.scm from the system-wide GIMP script directory
               (/usr/share/gimp/2.0/scripts)

       --libs  Print  the linker flags that are necessary to link a GIMP plug-
               in.

       --libs-noui
               Print the linker flags that are necessary to link a GIMP  plug-
               in, for plugins that do not require the GTK libs.

       --cflags
               Print  the  compiler flags that are necessary to compile a GIMP
               plug-in.

       --clags-noui
               Print the compiler flags that are necessary to compile  a  GIMP
               plug-in for plugins that do not require the GTK libs.

       --prefix=PREFIX
               If  specified,  use  PREFIX  instead of the installation prefix
               that GIMP was built with when  computing  the  output  for  the
               --cflags  and  --libs options. This option is also used for the
               exec prefix if --exec-prefix was  not  specified.  This  option
               must be specified before any --libs or --cflags options.

       --exec-prefix=PREFIX
               If  specified, use PREFIX instead of the installation exec pre-
               fix that GIMP was built with when computing the output for  the
               --cflags  and  --libs  options.  This  option must be specified
               before any --libs or --cflags options.




ENVIRONMENT

       CC      to get the name of the desired C compiler.

       CFLAGS  to get the preferred flags to pass to the C compiler for  plug-
               in building.

       DESTDIR to add a prefix to the install/uninstall path.

       LDFLAGS to get the preferred flags for passing to the linker.

       LIBS    for passing extra libs that may be needed in the build process.
               For example, LIBS=-lintl .

       PKG_CONFIG
               to get the location of the pkg-config program used to determine
               details about your glib, pango and gtk+ installation.




SEE ALSO

       gimp(1), gimprc(5), pkg-config(1)




AUTHORS

       gimptool  was  written  by Manish Singh (yosh@gimp.org) and is based on
       gtk-config by Owen Taylor (owen@gtk.org).

       This man page was  written  by  Ben  Gertzfield  (che@debian.org),  and
       tweaked    by    Manish    Singh    (yosh@gimp.org),    Adrian   Likins
       (adrian@gimp.org) and Marc Lehmann (pcg@goof.com>).




Version 2.2.10                   March 23 2004                 GIMPTOOL-2.0(1)

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