i can't open GIMP error

Asked by z3r0c007 on 2012-03-02

Gtk+ version too old (micro mismatch)

GIMP requires GTK+ version 2.24.7 or later.
Installed GTK+ version is 2.24.6.

Somehow you or your software packager managed
to install GIMP with an older GTK+ version.

Please upgrade to GTK+ version 2.24.7 or later

pls help

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Can you give the output of:

lsb_release -a; uname -a; apt-cache policy gimp


z3r0c007 (kimchloekc) said : #2

output of lsb_release -a; uname -a; apt-cache policy gimp is :

No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu 11.10
Release: 11.10
Codename: oneiric
Linux linuxlinux-Presario-V3000-RD996PA-UUF 3.0.0-16-generic #28-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 27 17:50:54 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
  Installed: 2.7.5-2012020902~oo
  Candidate: 2.7.5-2012020902~oo
  Version table:
 *** 2.7.5-2012020902~oo 0
        500 http://ppa.launchpad.net/matthaeus123/mrw-gimp-svn/ubuntu/ oneiric/main i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     2.6.11-2ubuntu4 0
        500 http://es.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ oneiric/main i386 Packages

I suggest you contact the PPA maintainer then. You are using a 3rd party source. if you remove it you will find it installs ok at version 2.6.11

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