I hate to be "that guy" but this will most likely never change. I don't want to
say I hate that feature but it did cause quite the inconvenience for me when it
first came out. Over time, I got used to it and now, it's second nature for me
to click Export instead of Save when I need to export an image to
PNG/TIFF/JPG/GIF rather than save it to an XCF. It makes sense when you think
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On Feb 17, 2013, at 1:30 PM, Burlen Loring <blor...@lbl.gov> wrote:
> I'm sure the author(s) feels that it's the best thing since sliced bread,
> however, differentiating between save and export in newer gimp is a
> ridiculous waste of time. it's so annoying and in efficient that I feel the
> need to chime in against it and strongly hope this change will be reversed
> in a future release.
> In the nearly 10 years of using the gimp I can't think of a single time where
> this would be useful. I've never had a problem differentiating between xcf
> and other formats. That use case is covered quite nicely by "save a copy".
> If it's not broken...
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