Napoleon Ahiable wrote:
> I was trying to make a selection with a grey background colour setting
> of R=127, G=127, and B=127. Trouble is i can not see the outline of the
> shape whilst drawing an outline. It only appears after i release the
> left mouse button.
> Any other colour setting i have tried is fine.
> What can be done about this ?
Nothing, I'm afraid. The GIMP uses xor for marching ants, which
means that at mid-grey the marching ants are the same color as
the image. On a white image, they're black and on black, they're
This is a known problem which has been reported in bugzilla (if
you search for xor you should find it), but it is unlikely to be
fixed any time soon.
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