On Tue, 2005-05-03 at 00:06 +0200, Simon Budig wrote:
> Tom Copeland ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote:
> > Here's a list of the references to the GIMP that I've currently got in
> > the article:
> > 
> > http://infoether.com/~tom/gimp_snippets.html
> > 
> > If anyone has any suggestions/corrections to the descriptions of these
> > usages, please email me at [EMAIL PROTECTED] (or here if you think it's
> > on-topic enough).
> I just want to make you aware that the example in
> gimp-2.2.4/app/base/boundary.c  does not actually get used currently.
> If you're curious: this algorithm is a modified version of the douglas
> peucker algorithm for line simplification. A discussion why this code
> is currently unused can be found here:
>   http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=50730

That's very interesting, thank you!  I understand your comment about
"failing in a predictable way"; such are the vagaries of programming....

But it sounds like it may well be used at some point, and it illustrates
the GArray nicely, so I think I'll leave it in there for the tutorial.

> Feel free to ask me about this code and the vector-related stuff in your
> examples.

Thanks very much indeed!



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