Following the instructions revealed here: https://github.com/AUTOMATIC1111/stable-diffusion-webui
for Ubuntu (Debian based system). It is just the following two commands and then you are ready to create artifical pictures:
sudo apt install wget git python3 python3-venv bash <(wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/AUTOMATIC1111/stable-diffusion-webui/master/webui.sh) And then you can open your browser under the following address (as described in the console output) to generate pictures:
Be aware a lot of GPU power is requried. With 4GB of VRAM for example you will be only able to create pictures of the size 512×512:
As stated on wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stable_Diffusion) : The user owns the rights to their generated output images, and is free to use them commercially.
Furthermore very intersting statement on reddit (https://www.reddit.com/r/StableDiffusion/comments/xs32op/how_is_copyright_surrounding_stable_diffusion_is/) by user KhaiNguyen:
“If you want to be “absolutely safe”, create images without borrowing the style from any living artist. “
The following two images have been created using those instructions and advises.