>I suspect that Francesco had the same problem I did. In the color picker
>dialog box, there is an icon, about 2/3 of the way from the top, which
>when one hovers the mouse cursor over the icon, reveals the context help
>that one can select a color from anywhere in the screen. When one's
>cursor is located over a GIMP window, this is true, one can select a
>color; when the cursor is over a part of the screen that is not part of
>a GIMP window, the cursor reverts from the eyedropper shape to the
>normal cursor shape, and in my experience, one was not able to select a
>color from any part of the screen that was not a GIMP related window.
Yes, this is the problem I'm having as well. It's definitely a bug.
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