"Adam D. Moss" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > When I move the mouse in circle slowly, the drawing is detailed.
> > But when I move the mouse fast, the drawing is polygonal.
> > Is the reason in mouse interface or in X, or both?
> Somewhat the mouse interface, and somewhat because we simply drop
> (compress) mouse motion events at the gdk/gimp level if we're
> running behind. The 'Perfect-but-slow pointer tracking' option is
> supposed to stop that from happening ...
"perfect-mouse" is the default setting in GIMP 2.0.
Filtering jitter in order to get smoother drawings has been suggested
before (see http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=55366). But
except for the cleanups in the paint core that should make it easier
to implement such a thing, no code has yet been written to implement
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