I would hate anyone to think that you can't use GIMP on Mac/X11... I do
it every day without significant problems. 

It's a linux-like environment so it feels slightly different. That's
all. No sweat.

On Wed, 2007-02-21 at 11:52 +0100, Axel Wernicke wrote:
> Hi Orlando,
> 
> please don't get me wrong here. That the GIMP developer will "never" free 
> GIMP from X11 on OS X is not caused by they (we) are not willing to do so, 
> but simply by the fact that there is no direct connection between GIMP and 
> X11 on the technical view.
> 
> May be I can althtough encourage you to give GIMP a chance on OS X (as I do 
> day by day). Concerning the "getting images into" issue: You can D'n'D image 
> files to the dock to open them and (IIRC) you can also transfer them using 
> the clipboard. Please note, that you need to press Command-C to transfer to 
> the clipboard, but Ctrl-V (!) to retrieve it on the (ugly) X11 side.
> 
> Don't hesitate to ask further questions anyways.
> 
> Greetings, lexA
> 
> -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> Datum: Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:16:25 +0000
> Von: Orlando Figueiredo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> An: "Axel Wernicke" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> CC: gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU
> Betreff: Re: [Gimp-user] X11
> 
> > Thanks for helping me
> > The problem is that I am not a computer expert just a Mac user that  
> > can not copy images from another program to GIMP. But yes... I will  
> > be glad in helping the GTK project. I just do not know how.
> > 
> > Orlando Figueiredo
> > _______________________
> > [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > www.OrlandoFigueiredo.com
> > 
> > 
> > On Feb 21, 2007, at 8:05AM, Axel Wernicke wrote:
> > 
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > the answer is: never, because not GIMP is bound in no way to X11,  
> > > but to the GTK. A stable GTK is unfortunately for  Apples OS X only  
> > > for an X11 backend available right now. But may be you can help the  
> > > GTK project to finish their work on a native backend for OS X and  
> > > help this to free GIMP from the X11 slavery on Apple OS X.
> > >
> > > Thank you for listening.
> > >
> > > lexA
> > >
> > >
> > > -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> > > Datum: Wed, 21 Feb 2007 07:13:30 +0000
> > > Von: Orlando Figueiredo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > > An: gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU
> > > CC:
> > > Betreff: [Gimp-user] X11
> > >
> > >> Cheers
> > >> When will GIMP (Mac version) release itself from X11?
> > >> Orlando Figueiredo
> > >> _______________________
> > >> [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > >> www.OrlandoFigueiredo.com
> > >>
> > >>
> > >
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