Hi peter,

On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 8:34 PM, peter sikking<pe...@mmiworks.net> wrote:
> maybe it is simply too early to spend effort on this. GIMP currently
> ships with a 6-column toolbox, (informally) kept that wide by the
> tool options. This gives you an edge speed-up for 1 in 6 tools.
How? In all configurations I have tested, padding prevents this: i
must jump to the edge then slide back a little in order to click on
the tool icon rather than a little padding pixel column of the

> I am working on the long term UI goal to have GIMP ship with a 2-column
> toolbox, which on larger screens could be stretched to single-column.
> this includes reducing the overall number of tools and one of the most
> challenging interaction design problems of GIMP: what to do with the
> tool options.
Good to hear.

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