On Wed, 27 Sep 2006 13:42:38 -0700, Carol Spears <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 27, 2006 at 09:01:29PM +0200, Rapha?l Quinet wrote:
> > So I am wondering...  What should be the behavior of the Move tool
> > when a selection exists?  Wouldn't it be good to have the ability to
> > move the selected pixels (and create a floating selection) instead of
> > moving the whole layer?  [...]
> i am trying to think of a case where i have a selection and i am trying
> to move a path and i cannot come up with one.

This is a different issue from what was discussed here.  You can toggle
between moving layers, selection masks or paths by using the modifiers:
Ctrl or Alt (this will soon be indicated in the status bar).  I don't
think that this behavior should be changed.

This proposal was about a different thing, which is that the Move tool
should be able to move the selected pixels, not just whole layers or
selection masks (masks, not contents) or paths.  And it should do that
by default like the other transform tools (see also Bill's message).

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