On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 01:16:28PM +0100, David Neary wrote:
> Sven Neumann wrote:
> >Dave Neary <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> >>As a matter of interest, why do we not simply take the old GtkPreview
> >>code an rename it GimpPreview, put it in libgimpwidgets and use that?
> >>Just wondering.
> >Because the old GtkPreview code is not what we would like to see as a
> >GIMP preview widget? It shares a few characters in the name but that's
> >about where the similarity ends.
> Ah - I recalled you saying on several occasions that you didn't understand
> why GtkPreview had been deprecated, that you thought it was a very good
> widget. I must have misunderstood.
It looks so. While it is true that GtkPreview has been deprecated
without a replacement widget without a good reason (in my opinion, and
obviously in Sven's opinion too), GimpOldPreview is much more than only
a wrapper around GtkPreview. Besides, we (I ?) could do a better job by
integrating GimpPreview (or whatever its name will be) more with gimp's
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