I don't think it makes sense to discuss patches here. We should
concentrate on the behaviour we'd like to see and do the
In my opinion it is important that the series of zoom ratios is
linear. The current implementation fulfills this requirement, it
favors zoom ratios such as 1:1, 1:2, 1:4, ... and still provides the
linearity and the intermediate steps that the 1.2 implementation was
missing. I don't see a reason to change it.
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