On Mon, Jan 14, 2002 at 10:37:13PM +0000, Austin Donnelly wrote: > I think I was the last person to substantially modify the iscissors > code. I read the paper you reference above, and indeed it was quite > helpful. However, note that their algorithm is substantially more > computationally expensive than what iscissors.c currently does. This > is deliberate. yes, but i guess one has to test-implement it to be able to judge if it's worth it...
> Also, the "live wire" feature mentionned in the paper > would be fairly tough to do in gimp (from a UI point of view). this is my problem: i don't know very much about gimp's UI-programming as of now. > Can you be more specific about what features described in the paper > you wanted to add to iscissors? i'd really like to add path-cooling first, as i think it's fairly independent to the underlaying path calculation (as this is done different in gimp from what i've seen, although i must admit i don't yet understand everything of gimpiscissortool.c) i'll read and think on... ;) -- CU, / Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen, Germany Martin Waitz // [Tali on IRCnet] [tali.home.pages.de] _________ ______________/// - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - /// dies ist eine manuell generierte mail, sie beinhaltet // tippfehler und ist auch ohne grossbuchstaben gueltig. / - Wer bereit ist, grundlegende Freiheiten aufzugeben, um sich kurzfristige Sicherheit zu verschaffen, der hat weder Freiheit noch Sicherheit verdient. Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
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