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I am running Gimp 2.8 and tried to open up a CMYK psd file and got this error:

Opening 'homepage.psd' failed: Procedure 'file-psd-load' returned no return values

Am I missing a plugin? Is there a way to do this? My preference is not to use tools like imagemagick to convert the psd into many pngs but rather to open it directly in Gimp.

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GIMP won't open CMYK PSD files, it simply doesn't have CMYK mode for images. It will convert and open CMYK TIFF files, however, via separate+ plug-in.

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