>I want to create a straight line that's two pixels wide. There's a brush
>that's 1px, and another that's 3px, so I created a new brush, made it a
>one and selected a radius of 1.0px. If I do this, the brush appears to be
>So I tried various values. 0.7px radius still gives me a brush that is 3px
>wide. However, 0.6px radius gives me one that is 1px wide. I don't seem to
>able to find any setting that makes it 2px wide, and neither can I
>the relationship between "radius" and the actual size of the brush. The
>thing happens with higher values - anything from 0.7 up to 1.6 gives me a
>brush that's 3px wide, then at 1.7 it jumps to 5 pixels.
>Is it impossible to have a brush that is an even number of pixels wide, and
>if so, why?
Better use a path and use the "stroke path" option in the paths dialog! You
can enter a specific value there, and you can use different line types too
(from solid to dashed and/or dotted). pretty cool...
Hope that helps ;)
Bernhard S. (via www.gimpusers.com)
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