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GIMP open source image editor forked to fix 'problematic' name

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Huh

I'd personally never heard the term applied to people but rather to things to indicate they're below an accepted standard-bearer (a "gimped" imitation of something). Since such a meaning can apply to the program itself (GIMP being a "gimped" Photoshop), it can result in bad press whether it likes it or not (as language tends to be organic and change only slowly).

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