Hi Thales --
thank you for your feedback - we will take that in account while
working in the UI -
However, this need of yours can be easily implemented through a script
- either in Python or Script-fu (if you are on Windows and have issues
configuring GIMP- Python) -- this would give yiou this feature
immediatelly (instead of you having to wait several months for a new
feel free to write further if you want more information on such a plug-in.
On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Thales img <tha...@imgbrasil.com> wrote:
> I have an idea and I'd like to know what you think about it.
> Let's suppose a situation:
> We make a 100 x 100px rectangle selection on a 2000 x 2000px, and we want to
> create a new layer to paint the rectangle, so when we ask a for a new layer
> a popup is opened asking Name, Width, Height, etc, for the new layer, for
> default the Width and Height values are 2000px² (our document's size), we
> click "Ok" and we have a new layer.
> My point here it is that we have a 2000px² layer for a 100px² object, and as
> I can see - as a user - a 2000px² consumes more performance(I don't know if
> it's Memory or CPU) than a 100px².
> So my idea is to have a option when creating a new layer; maybe a checkbox
> with something like:
> [__] Follow Selection's Size
> Did I make myself clear?
> Anyway, thanks for the attention,
> Thales Oliveira - Img Brasil
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