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FS#73132 - [krita] G'Mic doesn't start

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Laurențiu Nicola (lnicola) - Thursday, 23 December 2021, 16:02 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Thursday, 23 December 2021, 16:58 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


I get a "The GMic plugin is not installed or could not be loaded" error message. gmic_krita_qt works fine if I run it by itself.

Additional info:
* krita 5.0.0-1, krita-plugin-gmic 3.0.0-1
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Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Thursday, 23 December 2021, 16:58 GMT
Reason for closing:  Won't fix
Comment by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Thursday, 23 December 2021, 16:58 GMT
Looks like krita no longer supports upstream gmic and only works with their own fork from

I don't plan to package this for now, feel free to push a package to AUR. I will remove the current krita-plugin-gmic package since it is useless now.