Dave Neary <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:

> I see this like Guillermo - creating a new pattern should bring up
> the new file dialog, and save the new image silently with an
> automatically generated filename and a .pat extension. That way,
> when you click on "New pattern", you get a new image dialog which
> you handle as usual, and then the .pat "Enter pattern name" dialog
> to save the pattern. It could be nicer, but I think that's
> sufficient.

You will run into problems as soon as people start to use multiple
layers, channels, layer masks and the like on the pattern image.

> The reason why these shortcuts are interesting is because they make
> making custom patterns obvious for people who don't want or need to
> know about the contents of .gimp-2.0.

I see your point. But you don't really need to know about .gimp-2.0 in
order to use Script-Fu->Selection->To Pattern.


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