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Grisbi Aqua

Packaged versions of Grisbi software for Mac OS X are only available for PowerPC based computers, and use X11 for rendering. It's now time for Intel version of software with native GTK+ rendering to come.

Current version: 0.5.9 (June 29, 2008).

Description is a binary distribution of Grisbi for Mac OS X which uses Aqua GTK+ rendering.

Grisbi 0.5.9 compatibility is:

Mac OS X -> pre 10.4 10.4/Intel 10.4/PowerPC 10.5/Intel 10.5/PowerPC 10.6
Grisbi 10.4 Intel
Grisbi 10.4 PowerPC ?
Grisbi 10.5 Intel

To install, just drag the Grisbi icon into the Applications folder or anywhere else you would like. is packaged by myself (and Gérald Niel for the Mac OS X 10.4 and PowerPC version), using the MacPorts project found at and the Platypus script wrapper from It's mainly inspired of DarwinGimp (

Both Platypus and the Grisbi, along with the rest of are distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License, described in the accompanying LICENSE.txt file.

Warning: This version of is not clear of issues (see BUGS.txt file into disk image). I'll try to release the application compiled as universal binary, and with a more polished version of native GTK+. So use at your own risks.

Download 0.5.9
Mac OS X 10.4, PowerPC binary 0.5.9
Mac OS X 10.4, Intel binary 0.5.9
Mac OS X 10.5, Intel binary

v0.5.9 (June 29, 2008)

  • Based on Grisbi 0.5.9
  • Based on GTK+ 2.12.9

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