Quoting "Alchemie foto\grafiche" <fotocom...@yahoo.it>:
> it happen to me with gimp 2.8 on win XP,
There is no GIMP 2.8; perhaps you mean 2.6.8?
> 1)start gimp, change the default gradient with something other
> you may see in the toolbox the new gradient as the active gradient
> 2) click on the blend tool
> In its dialog you will see that ignore the change, if you use it it
> will draw with the default gradient
> 3) only way to change it is from the blend tool dialog change again
> the gradient
> In a fewer words the change of gradient if done trough the toolbox
> widget seems ignored, even if apparently the change is accepted
> Only from the Blend tool dialog seems possible change the gradient
Check your Preferences. On the Tool Options page make sure that the
"Gradients" box is checked under Paint Options Shared Between Tools.
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