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When I start Gimp, it shows up in the launcher briefly, vibrates, then disappears. It's also missing from Alt+Tab. Super+W shows it though. Is there a fix?

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closed as off topic by Jacob Johan Edwards, hbdgaf, Jorge Castro, fossfreedom May 25 '12 at 9:08

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I just installed it on 12.04, and it works OK. How did you install it? –  Mitch May 24 '12 at 6:14
    
Do you use Gimp 2.6 (default version in 12.04)? What you described happens to me sometimes after I installed Gimp 2.8. –  Jakob May 24 '12 at 9:56
    
This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and as such is off-topic, thanks! Instructions on filing a bug report are here. –  Jacob Johan Edwards May 24 '12 at 21:09
    
found this bug has been filed as bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gimp/+bug/1003036 –  Roberto Tyley May 27 '12 at 21:43

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