GIMP Remote

GIMP Remote is another support program for GIMP. It allows you to open an image from the command line in an already running GIMP. The format is:

[gimp-remote options ... files ...]

GIMP Remote Options

[-h] [--help]

Displays a list of available options, and gives a terse description of each one.

[-v] [--version]

Prints the version number of the installed GIMP.

[-n] [--new]

Opens a new instance of GIMP if one is not already available.