I've just reverted to 2.2
2.4 has too many problems to bother with; the alt key is the final straw.
On Thu, 20 Dec 2007 07:42:29 -0000, Sven Neumann <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-12-19 at 21:18 +0000, Thomas Worthington wrote:
>> It's not a "problem" either with window managers nor Linux - the
>> behaviour is standard and well established; it's a problem with the Gimp
>> (assuming it can't be changed).
> Applications such as GIMP used to use this modifier key long before some
> window managers started to grab it for their purpose.
>> >> How do I tell Gimp to use another shift-type key for that action?
> It usually helps to press Shift together with Alt if you want the Alt
> key to end up being seen by the application.
> Anyway, there is no action in GIMP that absolutely requires use of the
> Alt modifier. So if you can't change your window manager key-bindings
> and Shift-Alt doesn't work, you should still be able to use all
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