On Sun, 7 Nov 2004, Gérald wrote:
> Is there's a way to retreive the layers names/ attributes in an xcf file
> whitout loading it ?
I don't think so.
If you plan in advance and call all your layers
then you can extract the names from the file with the strings command
strings blah.xcf|grep ayer
Not much help or use, but it gets the names
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