> Do you have problems with posting to the list in general (because there is > someone or something you cinsider "unsafe") or just because of the rather > difficult topic?
No, as I outlined in a previous mail, I used "safe" solely to indicate that I assumed Dave would have no objections to be asked about some apparently simple usability issue (where, in contrast, a "normal" developer could have - rightfully - pointed me to some other place). I deducted this from all the posts in which Dave stated that developers should also answer questions, and that he himself in fact did and had done so. I can only emphasize again that I know very well the difference between a development and a FAQ and documentation team, and I would never have molested Dave with my question were it not for him pointing out that he had no problem with that and in a sense "begging" for mail. It certainly has nothing to do with the mailing list (this is only how I came to "know" Dave). If Dave would not exist, or would not post such things to the developer's list, I would have sent the question to some person working on the Wiki, or to the Gimp-User-mailing list, or somewhere else, but never to this place (which I, in fact, have not). It just happens that the developer's list is the only one I follow, and thus it seemed natural for me to contact Dave, and the quickest way to get a useful reply. I did not know that it would turn out this complicated and chaotic. I am sorry that I have caused you so much trouble and confusion. Best regards, Markus Triska. _______________________________________________ Gimp-developer mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer