he GIMP developers are proud to release GIMP 2.6.0 today. Please have a look at the Release Notes to find out what’s new in GIMP 2.6. The source can be downloaded from ftp.gimp.org. Binary packages for the various supported platforms should become available soon; please check the Downloads section.
Update: There was a minor glitch in the original 2.6.0 tarball. A new tarball has been uploaded that fixes this issue.