GIMP 2.6.9 has been released today. Several bugs has been fixed, but, as this is a release from the 2.6 stable series, no new features have been added.
Update 24 Jun: There is a bug in GIMP 2.6.9 for Windows AND Linux that causes it to crash when using the arrows in the scroll bars of combo boxes. Use the mouse wheel or use GIMP 2.6.8.
Update2 24 Jun:
A fix will be released soon.
You can find download links for the source code and various builds (including for Windows) on our download page.
Changes from GIMP 2.6.8 to GIMP 2.6.9, taken from
612618 – Font selection remains visible
622234 – gimp.desktop: image/x-psd in MimeTypes twice
622196 – Unportable test(1) construct in configure script
620604 – Description of “histogram” procedure is slightly inaccurate
541586 – Tool options not saved/loaded correctly?
614153 – Importing PDF
files with long titles
600112 – blur-gauss-selective.exe crashes
599233 – Dialog of “Save as BMP
” ignores changes which are not made with a mous
565001 – Text-Tool crashes when edit a 2.4.2 version XCF
610478 – Layer preview suddenly stops getting updated
609026 – leaks shared memory
609056 – Exporting to Alias PIX
608188 – a few strings in Save as… > Raw image data dialog are always in English
604820 – GEGL
Operation “path” crashes GIMP
603711 – Crashes when using path tool
607242 – GIMP
2.7.0 fails to build against libpng 1.4.0
606372 – Saving to .ppm fails on indexed colorspace
605237 – the “Antialiasing…” message in the progress bar does not show translated
604508 – gimp-layer-new-from-visible should work from updated projection
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