On 05/09/2010 11:17, Hugh Loebner wrote:
> Why not link to Inkscape, an open source drawing program?
Because this part of the manual is about drawing shapes in GIMP (and only in
People who read a manual generally do not want to read it. They generally want
to be using the application, but cannot figure out how. So the task is to give
them the information (and only that information) as quickly/succinctly as
"More is less". More information than needed makes the manual less useful.
Am I preaching to the converted, or is that a heretical view? ;)
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