This article covers the process of installing GIMP image manipulation and editing tool on Debian 11 bullseye distribution. In fact, Using GIMP, you can easily optimize the image, convert the type of image etc.
GIMP is a cross platform application, available for the Linux, Windows, MAC OS, and FreeBSD etc.
How to Install GIMP with Flatpak ?
1. First, install Flatpak and its dependencies:
$ sudo apt install flatpak gnome-software-plugin-flatpak -y
2. Next, you need to enable Flatpack for Debian using the following command in your terminal:
$ sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
3. Now install SNAP using the following flatpak command:
$ sudo flatpak install flathub org.gimp.GIMP
Type "Y" X2 times, then press the "ENTER KEY" X2 times to proceed with the installation.
Updates are handled by Flatpack automatically every time you log into your system.