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Save for Web allows to find compromise between minimal file size and acceptable quality of image quickly. While adjusting various settings, you may explore how image quality and file size change. Options to reduce file size of an image include setting compression quality, number or colors, resizing, cropping, Exif information removal, etc.

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programs / gimp 2 / lib / gimp / 2.0 / plung-ins /
paste: "webexport.exe"

i've install successful, but how i launch the script ? Where is it? Thanks.

This is a must have for any webmaster that want lightning fast loading on a lot of websites. Just using it with default settings result in very light images, with very few quality loss and it's just great. Using it on a daily basis on almost all my pictures

1/ Install gimp-devel and intltool

# sudo yum install gimp-devel intltool

2/ Compile && install

This is alternate package for this and simple install in linux openSUSE 12.1. Just double click this gimp-save-for-web-0.29.0-8.1.x86_64.rpm and package manager will finish installation. :D

a new plug-in compiled on XP?
Here it is tested in Windows XP 32 bit Gimp-2.6.11 on 3268x2092 JPEG image.



166 015 bytes.

(it works also with Gimp 2.6.11)

Hi folks, how about the installation of the plugin on mac os x lion (10.7)? I've tried to install it but it return some errors:
"No package 'gimp-2.0' found
No package 'gimpui-2.0' found

Consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if you
installed software in a non-standard prefix.

Alternatively, you may set the environment variables GIMP_CFLAGS
and GIMP_LIBS to avoid the need to call pkg-config.
See the pkg-config man page for more details."

I don't know how to install libgimp2.0-dev & intltool

Any solutions? Thanks

Hi, I hope this comment will be helpful. To install this gimp plugin "save for web" on mac osx Lion you need to install:

  1. install Gimp for OSX
  2. install XCode for Mac (heavy download) to get the tools useful to compile (available in Mac Appstore)
  3. install MacPorts
  4. install Gimp-Devel plugin via MacPorts:
    • a) open a Terminal
    • b) sudo port install gimp2-devel (VERY LONG around 3 hours, it needs to install lots of dependancies)
  5. install pkg-config version 25 (not 26 which doesn't include gcc and/or is still a little buggy)
  6. uncompress the gimp-save-for-web archive and copy the folder created in yourUserName>Libraries>Application Support>Gimp>plug-ins
  7. Open a Terminal in your Mac Utilities:
    • cd Library/Application\ Support/Gimp/plug-ins/gimp-save-for-web-0.29.0/
    • sudo ./configure
    • sudo make
    • sudo make install

And it should work when you open GIMP!

how can i install install pkg-config version 25


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