Oh... the "no gimmicks" thing.
Anyway, I'd would like to know why common tasks wouldn't fit there
(apart of the usual "it sucks").
"Create a new image", "open an existing image" and "open a recent file"
are the first things people do with gimp. So why not?
I use drag and drop to open files, but I wouldn't put "new image" and
"open recent" as secondary commands, available only via a menu. Those
three actions share the same hierarchy, imo.
And finally... a "drag here" sign sounds as a gimmick too for me.
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