Danni Coy ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote:
> Danni Coy ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote:
> > Ok at the moment I have 2 reasons for booting Windows on my
> system. One
> > is a Musical sequencing package and my pro soundcard. The other is
> > lack of a descent vector art package (on windows I use a
[Oh, Evolution can do comb-quoting too? Weird]
> Um I am not seeing anything to my liking currently.... gyve I can't get
> a compile of... Sodipodi's workflow is too contorted... And I find the
> Koffice component and sketch don't work the way I do at all. If you can
> tell me of any other project I would be greatful.
Uhm - xfig? :-)
Nope sorry, I don't know of other vector tools. I am a happy user of
sketch, and I like it. *shrug*
> > 3) I know that dynamic text creates its own special layers... Is
> > system robust enough to allow the creation of 'vector' layers?
> You can attach arbitrary data to regular layers. This is waht
> text does. You can modify text rendered by dynamic text with all
> however, if you change the text it will get re-rendered and all
> are lost. Of course someone could do the same with the gfig plugin.
> It is planned to make this mechanism more generic. For example to
> adjustment layers or - as you intended - to have real vector layers.
> I was hoping to do something that works and try something more elegant
> and the point where gegl is folded into the main code base... 2.O right.
I don't think that the GIMPs maintainers will accept cludges to the code
that will have to be totally rewritten for 2.0. This goes double since
1.4 is intended to be mainly a cleanup release. If I manage to finish my
new bezier tool (without the support of real vector layers) for 1.4 I'll
All the above is IMHO of course.
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