2010/1/9 Alexia Death <alexiade...@gmail.com>
> On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 8:21 PM, peter sikking <pe...@mmiworks.net> wrote:
> > would you not be helped with 2 user presets for the dodge/burn tool,
> > which you would choose alternating during using the tool?
> > so per-tool presets would be the solution for your case
> > (and, yes, millions of other cases where users _always_ use
> > a couple of options setups alternatingly with a single tool)
> May it be noted that the tool presets of this nature already exist.
> they are just terrible to use. those little buttons and menus in tool
> options suck. So perhaps we could just start with making those tool
> presets usable?
Hah, I just didn't think about those, but you're right : they do the
per-tool-presets job quite well.
Tool presets ui sucks a lot, but I'd say that all presets ui suck.
I mean : if you want to quickly switch between presets and tune them, you
have to keep a _lot_ of dockables on screen. Otherwise it is all switching
dockables, not to mention that you can't create a new
from the foo-editor : you have to go back to the selector and click the
which will bring you back to the editor.
The two available options are either a waste of space or a waste of time,
IMO, selectors and editors should really get merged, or editors should have
a selector widget at least.
I feel I'm going way off topic, but every presets UI enhancement seems
related to this bug.
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