I've tried it on Nexus 7, and it's usable with built-in magnifying glass -
I can click any small button, but you will probably not enjoy it. On 10
inch tablet it should be better, but I don't have such tablet.
On Nov 12, 2013 2:38 PM, "Oon-Ee Ng" <ngoonee.t...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for this =) as a non-note owner, is this even semi usable with
> touchscreen input?
> On 12 Nov 2013 18:53, "Sergii Pylypenko" <x.pely...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I did not patch GIMP at all, I used Debian Wheezy armeabihf package.
>> The magic is inside those scripts - there are several LD_PRELOAD-ed
>> libraries, which emulate Linux OS calls missing on Android, it's an
>> 'emulation' similar to Wine.
>> And XServer is an X11 implementation, it's the most important and most
>> user-facing part of the package.
>> The one thing I would like to see in GIMP in future is ability to scale
>> toolbox buttons with DPI. All text labels scale up nicely on small screen
>> thanks to XServer, but buttons stay the same size in pixels, so you need
>> lower display resolution to make them bigger.
>> On Nov 12, 2013 11:03 AM, "Jehan Pagès" <jehan.marmott...@gmail.com>
>> > Hi,
>> > On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 2:44 PM, Sergii Pylypenko <x.pely...@gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> > > Hi.
>> > > I've updated my GIMP for Android app:
>> > >
>> > > https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.gimp.inkscape
>> > >
>> > > It's still the same kind-of-emulation, but has improved X server, with
>> > > 24bpp color depth, multiple resolutions, magnifying glass for touch
>> > input,
>> > > and mouse/stylus support, with stylus pressure fully supported, so it
>> > > should be most usable on Galaxy Note 10.1.
>> > That's nice. I did not know there were any project right now for GIMP
>> > on Android. Does it compile well out of the box or have you had to
>> > patch the source? I tried to check your source, but there is no GIMP
>> > source, just some scripts and xserver files, and I don't know much
>> > about this xserver thing (apparently a X11 implementation for
>> > Android).
>> > If you have modified sources to compile for Android, and if that does
>> > not break our existing normal builds, I personally think this could
>> > make interesting upstream patches.
>> > Jehan
>> > > Also, it's named 'GIMP' now, not 'Linux for Android', as my previous
>> > > was, I hope it will be easier for users to discover.
>> > >
>> > > Inkscape is included as a bonus, because there's no much difference
>> > between
>> > > 500MB and 650Mb install.
>> > >
>> > > Sources:
>> > >
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