Instead the company regularly updates the current operating system throughout the year, adding new features and enhancements, as well as fixing problems and security issues should they arrise.
In this article we will look at the latest updates to Mac OS Sierra, also known as Mac OS X 10.12.
For details of how to download and install mac OS Sierra read: How to update the Mac OS.
It's very likely your Unix-like system such as a GNU/Linux distribution already comes with a GIMP package.
GIMP can also run on Solaris and is available for the BSD family of systems such as Free BSD and Open BSD.
Please refer to the documentation for your Unix-like system on the installation of software.
On Mac OS X Mountain Lion you'll get the error message: "Ly X" can't be opened because it is from an unidentified developer. See the Ly X/Mac wiki page for further installation tips.
Updating from OS X 10.5 or Earlier Updating from 10.6 or Later Community Q&A This wiki How teaches you how to update Safari and get rid of the "This version of Safari is no longer supported" messages.
In case the links above do not work, try this mirror.
So Ly X 2.2.1 Ly X for Mac OS X is available here: Ly X-2.2.3 qt5-x86_64-cocoa.dmg, and the GPG signature is here.
Please note that this package replaces the original 2.2.2 binary for x86, due to problems in that build.) There is also a package for some older systems: Ly X-2.2.3 qt4-i386-carbon.dmg, with the GPG signature here.
We also have details of new features that are coming to Mac OS Sierra as revealed by the most recent beta versions.
If you'd like to read about the next version of mac OS instead, read about the new mac OS 10.13 update here. We also have a mac OS Sierra review, a comparison between mac OS Sierra and Mac OS X El Capitan so you know what's changed, and some handy mac OS tips.