Marc Lehmann <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Sat, Nov 18, 2000 at 04:59:31PM +0100, "T.Regenbrecht" > <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> I want to use Gimp as the default application to open a xcf-file >> from KDE. > You can also use the commandline-tool "gimp-remote" which uses some > hacks > to contact an already running gimp to load an image and works superbly, > but it of course rquires a running gimp (but no perl). Thanks a lot, this works perfectly. gimp-remote -n <file> & starts a new gimp session if necessary. Much simpler than any perl-script.