Excuse me, but no flash plugin is needed, in that kind
of applications, you export three elements: Images,
Plugin to have it in your browser.
Images are discouraged by W3.org?
Dont think so. (just is needed to use the ALT tab)
I understand GIMP is not for this now, but why not?,
would be very useful. I will see if I can contribute
in the future about.
--- michael chang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On 11/6/05, Ernesto Orozco Coulson
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Thanks for your response. I get to understand that
> > In my opinion this should be easier in GIMP in the
> > future.
> GIMP isn't designed for this purpose, and plenty of
> code is already
> available for this purpose. Why reinvent the wheel?
> Frankly, If memory serves me right, very little code
> in GIMP is
> related to web development, regardless of whether or
> not GIMP is used
> in it.
> If someone is willing to contribute the code, then
> certainly I see no
> reason why it will not be looked at. However, there
> are bigger, and
> in some people's opinions, more important, things
> that are
> prerequisites before such things will be considered.
> Existing coders
> are overwhelmed with SIOD, maintenance, GEGL, and
> simply planning
> 16-bit-per-channel support, among other things, many
> major features
> could be years away as it stands.
> If you feel this is important, you are free to
> purchase Macromedia
> Fireworks and use that instead.
> You can also downgrade to GIMP 1.x and use existing
> plugins (as they
> are not forward compatible and many may or may not
> be helpful for your
> purpose) and scripts (there are many which use
> commands which are
> deprecated in newer versions).
> That said, you are entitled to your opinion, and if
> someone looks at
> it and decides to include such a thing, I don't
> believe there is
> anything wrong with that.
> It may also be worth looking at W3C (World Wide Web
> w3.org) standards, as, if I remember correctly, they
> discourage such
> things in modern web content. [It's not very cross
> platform or
> accessability-friendly, for example -- especially if
> it's done in a
> flash plug-in, as Macromedia Fireworks does it.]
> Of course, it all depends on your target audience.
> > --- michael chang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > On 11/4/05, Ernesto Orozco Coulson
> > > <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > > I have been looking for but I could not find
> > > way
> > > > to work with FRAMES (like Macromedia
> > > >
> > > > Where is the "frames" window?
> > > >
> > > > Could anyone please give me explanation about?
> > > >
> > >
> > > I believe that for all intents and purposes,
> > > is no frames window
> > > in GIMP. "Frames" are represented as layers in
> > > images (for web,
> > > in GIF export) and as separate files (for AVI,
> > > Gimp Animation
> > > Package, a.k.a GAP). To get the kind of effects
> > > created by Macromedia
> > > Fireworks, you'd need to create multiple still
> > > images and sew them
> > > your web page - a
> > > long process.
> > >
> > > Macromedia Fireworks uses something called
> > > based Graphics
> > > provided by Macromedia's proprietary Flash
> > > technology/file format, and
> > > GIMP uses "Raster" based graphics which are not
> > > proprietary and
> > > come in various file formats. The two are
> > > different, yield different
> > > results, and work differently. While GIMP is
> > > at editing various
> > > types of "raster" images for the web, it doesn't
> > > many of the
> > > features of Macromedia Fireworks that appear to
> > > touted on its
> > > website.
> > >
> > > [Vector images use points and "connect the dots"
> > > when they display on
> > > your computer and contain instructions like "put
> > > this text here" and
> > > "fill this shape with this colour", whereas
> > > images store the
> > > colour in a grid of dots that are put next to
> > > other to look like
> > > an image.]
> > >
> > > You might find it easier to describe the effect
> > > wish to get, and
> > > maybe we can show you a different way of
> > > it with the GIMP.
> > >
> > > --
> > > ~Mike
> > > - Just my two cents
> > > - No man is an island, and no man is unable.
> > >
> - Just my two cents
> - No man is an island, and no man is unable.
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