On Fri, Oct 9, 2015 at 3:44 PM, Jehan wrote:
> Right now, you cannot multi-select layers.
> The feature request: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=730216
> Multi layer selection's main advantage would be to move several layers at
> once, which happens when you work with dozens of layers, then suddenly
> realize you need to organize your layers under layer groups. Right now you
> can only move them one at a times, which is tedious. You'd expect to be able
> to shift and ctrl-click layers (in a similar fashion as in a file browser).
I'd suggest writing down somewhere all the things we could do with
multiple layers selection (like locking from transformation and/or
painting, or maybe adding alpha channels to multiple layers). Having a
more ore less complete list of use cases would help. The wiki at
gui.gimp.org could be just the place for that.