GNU Paint

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Introduction to Gpaint

GNU Paint (gpaint) is a simple, easy-to-use paint program for GNOME, the GNU Desktop. Gpaint starts as a port of xpaint and takes advantages of features unique to the GNOME environment. Gpaint is licensed under the GNU GPL, version 2 or later.

Current Features:

Screenshot (GNOME 1)

Screenshot (GNOME 2)

Downloading Gpaint

download current source:

GNOME 1 version: version 0.2.2

GNOME 2 version: version 0.3.2

GPaint uses the GNU Arch Revision Control System. The development source is hosted at

Archive name:


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Updated: September 1, 2007 atai