On Mon, Jan 24, 2000 at 06:31:24PM +0100, Raphael Quinet <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Any suggestions for the name of the new option?  It could be something
> like "--disable-stack-trace" or "--disable-crash-query", assuming that

That option must propagate to the plug-ins, btw, so maybe an environment
variable might be better suited.

A configure option is a bad choice, simply because you cannot change it
without recompiling. That means that some packages' INSTALL file will read
like this:

"if you want tom use this package, you need to recompile your gimp".

This impairs usefulness of gimp quite a lot, since only a minority of
users will recompile their gimp.

(If it would default to off, however, there shouldn't be much of a problem)

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