Hello again, does anyone have interest to solve this problem? How can i
communicate with gimp developers, is writing on this forum not the proper way
to ask something about gimp?
I think it is senseless to keep old file name for export after saving as your
image with different name?
>>> Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 03:48:15 +0200
>>> From: for...@gimpusers.com
>>> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> CC: t...@gimpusers.com
>>> Subject: [Gimp-user] gimp 2.8 export, after save as keeps old files name
>> Hello, i have a question, when i open a new file and export it with
>>ctrl+e, the gimp 2.8 exports the file with the current file name as
>>expected but after i save (with save as) file with a new file name,
>>ctrl+e exports the new file with the old file name, and i think it has
>>to be changed, because it is an absolutely new file and it is senseless
>>to keep the old file name for exporting the new file...
>>> Is this a bug or did developers do this feature intentionally?
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>>1 - Open any convenient (non XCF) image file. E.g. "filename.png"
>>2 - Access the Export command. The default filename shown is "filename.png"
>>(e.g. whatever the source filename was).
>>3 - Access the Save As command. The default filename shown here is
>>4 - Save the image as an XCF but with a different filename, e.g.
>>5 - Access the Export command again. The default filename is now
>>"filename.different.png", not "filename.png".
>>Why is that?
>>Numbers may not lie, but neither do they tell the whole truth.
>Yes, this what i tried to ask. We create a new file with "save as" and it
>keeps exporting with the old file name and overwrites file exported before,
>this doesn't make sense to me.
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