OK. It's been talked to death. As one of the silent majority who are extremely happy with GIMP and the behavior in latest version, I vote we let this topic drop and ignore further posts on the subject.
We've heard it all, ad nauseam. Stuart -----Original Message----- From: gimp-user-list-boun...@gnome.org [mailto:gimp-user-list-boun...@gnome.org] On Behalf Of Ken Warner Sent: Monday, August 13, 2012 3:10 PM To: Steve Kinney Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP is GREAT! Many people do not need the default to be XCF. The people who do, are the least likely to make the mistake of not saving their work which is given as the reason for the new default behavior. On 8/13/2012 12:49 PM, Steve Kinney wrote: > On 08/13/2012 08:12 AM, Stephen Allen wrote: >> On Sun, Aug 12, 2012 at 09:27:36AM -0700, Archie Arevalo wrote: > >>> More power to GIMP development and developers. >> >> Agreed +100 One thing sure in life is constant change. If software isn't >> evolving then it's not improving. > > If the GIMP is not evolving, it is not carrying its users forward in > the direction of improved photo and graphics editing capabilities. > Tools and their users co-evolve. > > Some people's least favorite bit of GIMP 2.8, the new default to > save as XCF, is a step in the direction of supporting rational > document control for image files. I have been "doing things that > way by hand" for a long time so it does not bother me at all - in > fact it simplifies my workflow just a little. > > :o) > > Steve > > > > _______________________________________________ > gimp-user-list mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list > _______________________________________________ gimp-user-list mailing list email@example.com https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list _______________________________________________ gimp-user-list mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list