"Joao S. O. Bueno Calligaris" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:

> I should've done this __very__ earlier on the dev. cycle. But the
> fact is that I think developers should seriopusly consider the
> visibility of the "scissors tool" on the tool box.
> I mean - it is a good hack, it is there for historical reasons, and
> the graphic algorithyms behind it are nice for paper presentations
> and etc...
> But nowadays, who seriously uses it?  The fact is that it "doesn't
> deliver" the functionality it should, and is simply awkard. The new
> Vectors interface from GIMP 2.0 allows one to do with vectors what
> the Scissors tool should be doing, only it is easier to use, and to
> figure out how to use.

I used it earlier today and it fit my needs. I don't see why we should
remove it only because you don't like it. Even if we came to the
conclusion that it would be better to hide it, we would definitely not
do this at this point of the development cycle (being in UI freeze for
several weeks).

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