> However this isn't as much a gimp problem as hadware one.
It is possible that the software cannot handle a specific input because
of hardware limitation, but the opening phase should fail gracefully, as
opposed to the whole software crashing.
From: Jozef Legeny [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2007 8:37 PM
To: Germain Le Chapelain
Cc: Teddy Widhi; email@example.com
Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Oh man, i am very sad, that GIMP very often
I'm using 2.3.18 (and i was using the development version since 2.3.9
) and the only time gimp crashed was when i had 256MB ram and tried to
manipulate huge (a 80MB xcf file is quite huge) images. However this
isn't as much a gimp problem as hadware one.
Also consider that the 2.3 series are in development branch which brings
new features but less bug fixes. Try using the stable 2.2 version if you
esteem that gimp hangs up too often.
On 6/14/07, Germain Le Chapelain <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I don't really understand your message. Try to keep your emails to a
> Gimp crashes when you are loading an image, is that correct ?
> Can you offer that image for download on internet so we can try ?
> If you are concerned about gimp version number, send a different email
> asking for version number increase : p
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> On Behalf Of Teddy Widhi
> Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2007 3:59 AM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: [Gimp-user] Oh man, i am very sad, that GIMP very often crash
> Hi the GIMP developer,
> I am very like GIMP for linux, and i am very often using GIMP to edit
> and retouch my picture collections. For example, after retouch the
> picture and save into file.xcf ( more than 80Mb) and next time i try
> to open it, and opening big file sometime crash, or sometime to edit
someting also crash.
> now very often i use GIMP always crash (sometime hang, sometime not
> enough memmory to open 2 large file and etc. ) I am very sad about
> this one. Today i try to report this whislist, but some people also
> already post like my wishlist.
> I use GIMP 2.3.18 compile from souce, and hope the next release after
> 2.4 is launching, the GIMP can move into new GIMP with GEGL or other
> feature so the memory usage of GIMP can fix and very often crash also
> fix. and GIMP should become version 3. and need some big enhancement.
> I use GIMP since GIMP 1.2.3, now after more than 5-6 years, gimp still
> in version 2.3.x
> (development) or 2.4 (next release). hope the developer can increase
> the productivity of the GIMP.
> I know, i am not advance in programming, so i can help the development
> of the GIMP. i only can to post some wishlist. And i am sorry about
> Thank you, and sorry my bad english.
> Teddy Widhi Laksono
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