On Fri, Nov 03, 2000 at 06:49:53PM -0800, thus said Caroline Dahllof:
> 
> Yeah, I thought about adding it the fg image as a layer to the bg image
> but I thought that there would be a nicer way of doing it. WHat I am
> trying to do is onion skinning. Users want to see two images displayed in
> the same display. They want to be able to offset these images. They use
> this for cloning.
> 
> Thanks,

You know, this would be awesome for the GAP animation plugins, show a bit of
the previous or next frame in the display while drawing the current one..
That would really help with cartoon-like animation.

Cc:ing gimp-devel because I dont think the GAP author is on gimpcon list.

Tuomas

> 
> 
> caro
> 
> 
> On 4 Nov 2000, Michael Natterer wrote:
> 
> |Hi Caro,
> |
> |Caroline Dahllof <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> |
> |> Hi,
> |> 
> |> I have some questions about the gimp and how to do some stuff in it.
> |> 
> |> * I need to display two independent images in a single display. One will
> |> be opaque and one will have some transparency. I dont want to add the
> |> layers of one image to the other image. They should stay independent. Any
> |> recommendations?
> |
> |Hm, sounds like a hack :)
> |
> |I'd put the composite preview of the transparent image on top of the
> |other image's layer stack. It would be the first element in the image's
> |layer list and could be treated specially in layers_dialog.c
> |
> |gimppreviewcache.[ch] may be the source for creating the layer but
> |i'm not sure about that :)
> |
> |Hope this quick idea is helpful.
> |
> |> * In the layer and channel dialog there is a pull down menu that contains
> |> all the images. It seems to be the case that when ever an image is created
> |> or destroyed a new pull down menu is created to reflect the changes but it
> |> never seem to get destroyed. ???
> |
> |When the new option menu is set with
> |
> |  gtk_option_menu_set_menu (GTK_OPTION_MENU (lc_dialog->image_option_menu),
> |                            lc_dialog->image_menu);
> |
> |the old one is removed and thus unreferenced automatically.
> |
> |
> |bye,
> |--Mitch
> |

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