XPaint is a light weight program to do simple graphics editing and carries the GPL license.
Currently maintained by Jean-Pierre Demailly, but as stated in the "About" message, not to send bug reports.
Installation of XPaint (currently version 188.8.131.52) on Centos Linux 6.2 64 bits is quite straight forward.
- Xawd3d 1.5
- gv 3.7.1
- linXaw3dXft 1.6.2b
- netpbm 10.47.05
- psutils 1.17
Step 1: Install XPaintLogin with admin role (root) and type
# yum install xpaint
type y and press Enter
Step 2: Start XPaintOn the Centos Linux desktop, choose Applications-> Graphics ->XPaint
Click "Canvas" button and choose "New Canvas"
Tips on initial use of XPaint
Open an image to edit
File-> Open image...
Drawing lines, rectangle, circles, polygon
Click the Tool icon and choose the drawing tool.