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GIMP 2.6.6 Released

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GIMP 2.6.6 is a bug-fix release in the stable GIMP 2.6 series. This release contains an important fix for compiling GIMP against the recently released GTK+ 2.16.

Overview of Changes from GIMP 2.6.5 to GIMP 2.6.6
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* Bugs fixed:

571117 – lcms plug-in crashes on broken profile
575154 – changing the help browser preference may not work
573542 – blur plugin: bug in the first line
572403 – gimp-2.6 crashed with SIGSEGV in IA__g_object_get()
573695 – 1-bit white background saved as PBM becomes all black
573488 – Small bug in Filter>Distorts>Ripple
572156 – top left pixel position/coordinate is not 0,0 but 1,1
472644 – Rotate with clipping crops the whole layer

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