Re: [Gimp-developer] GLIB version error while compiling GIMP with MacPorts

2011-04-14 Thread Akkana Peck
Tim Chen writes: Note that one has to install gtk2 using command below to avoid some weird dependency problems Most Linux people have to recompile gtk2 (and its dependencies) to build GIMP now too. ImportError: could not import pygtk Did you build python-gtk? It's a separate package, with

[Gimp-developer] IRC session on how to build GIMP

2011-04-13 Thread Akkana Peck
Are you a GIMP user or Summer of Code student who's been wanting to get involved, but having trouble building, or a bit intimidated by the build process? I'll be running a session on IRC to help anyone build GIMP on Linux, as part of the OpenHatch Build it project. The session will take place on

Re: [Gimp-developer] Color circles (Thank you.)

2011-02-28 Thread Akkana Peck
Patrick Horgan writes: I'm sitting here whipping out a picture of a RGB Venn diagram with text labels with a recent pull from trunk in single window mode. [ ... ] p.s. p.p.s The venn diagram is done with 5 layers. Top to bottom: I agree -- it's great

Re: [Gimp-developer] current git version: weird behavior in a detached menu

2010-09-10 Thread Akkana Peck
Olivier writes: Git version compiled today on Ubuntu 10.04. Using a right-click in the Image window, I detach the Image - File - Create menu. In this detached menu, the menu entries work as customary. However, the simple entries, for example Screenshot, have no other effect than to display a

Re: [Gimp-developer] Addressing one of the gimp vision items...easy installation of plug-ins

2010-05-14 Thread Akkana Peck
Martin Nordholts writes: On 05/14/2010 04:13 PM, Rob Antonishen wrote: - GIMP should be easily extensible by the average user: one click-installation of plug-ins [...] I agree installation of plug-ins is a pain, but I'm not aware of anyone planning to work on improving the situation.

Re: [Gimp-developer] Trying to Make a Plug-In

2010-04-23 Thread Akkana Peck
Callie writes: Hey guys, I have very limited experience in programming, and none at all with making plugins, but I want to make a plugin that would make my life a whole lot easier. Unfortunately, it seems that all the information regarding this process is written for people who are

Re: [Gimp-developer] Text color change

2010-03-17 Thread Akkana Peck
Thales img writes: Is there any way to change the color of part of a text? Like this: This wordis red I'm asking 'cause if there isn't an easy way is something to think about. Probably the easiest way is to use bucket fill and click on each of the letters. Note that that will change the layer

Re: [Gimp-developer] remove layer should not force you to last selected layer

2010-03-05 Thread Akkana Peck
Luiz Felipe Moraes Pereira writes: Also I do not mind much about not having a selected layer after the deletion of a layer. But the forced viewer scroll down( or up ), depending of the last selected layer is a problem. This used to annoy me a lot, because I frequently want to delete, say, the

Re: [Gimp-developer] moving windows in the git version

2010-02-17 Thread Akkana Peck
Olivier writes: For several weeks now (I compile the git version every Monday), the windows in normal mode (i.e. multi-window mode) behave in a weird way: I place them where I want them on one virtual screen, and then I move to another one virtual screen. When I come back, the windows have

Re: [Gimp-developer] GIMP GIT: window hints and text move

2010-01-25 Thread Akkana Peck
Michael J. Hammel writes: I start 2.7 in one workspace, then switch to another, then back to the GIMP workspace. The toolbox and docks are gone - I can't find them in any workspace. Only the image window remains visible. Tabbing doesn't change anything. [ ... ] I searched but the closest I

Re: [Gimp-developer] Tool Presets (was easily switch to last used tool)

2010-01-10 Thread Akkana Peck
On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 8:21 PM, peter sikking wrote: so per-tool presets would be the solution for your case Alexia Death writes: May it be noted that the tool presets of this nature already exist. they are just terrible to use. those little buttons and menus in tool

Re: [Gimp-developer] We should go for a single-window mode in 2.8

2009-09-21 Thread Akkana Peck
peter sikking writes: hey guys, I have now blogged about the single-window mode: I was really getting excited about getting tabs in the image window (the image parade idea would achieve a similar function), since it would

Re: [Gimp-developer] Panels disappearing when changing workspace

2009-08-06 Thread Akkana Peck
Alexandre Prokoudine writes: On Thu, Aug 6, 2009 at 1:16 AM, Sven Neumann wrote: I'd rather open a bug-report against your window manager. That would be Metacity, which is declared getting obsolete and has over 400 (IIRC) not closed bugs . It's been reported against at least 4 different

Re: [Gimp-developer] Improved brush editing interface mock-up

2009-07-26 Thread Akkana Peck
Martin Nordholts wrote: I would just like to point out that the smallest screen size supported by GIMP is 1280x1024, so we don't need to make 1024x768 work or look good. SHIRAKAWA Akira writes: Yes, I've read that many times and I would agree with it too since anything lower than that

Re: [Gimp-developer] Scrollwheel actions by default?

2009-07-25 Thread Akkana Peck
Jernej Simončič writes: I'm all for it - in my experience, the wheel is useless for scrolling the images (partially because it's limited to single direction only), but works very nicely for zooming in and out (and if you combine this I use the mousewheel for scrolling quite often, especially

[Gimp-developer] API for bringing up a Save dialog

2009-05-29 Thread Akkana Peck
On Fri, May 29, 2009 at 3:59 PM, Ryan Krauss wrote: pdb.gimp_xcf_save(1, img, drawable, xcf_path, xcf_path) pdb.gimp_file_save(img, drawable, xcf_path, xcf_path) That leads into something I've been needing from Python: I'd like a way of bringing up a Save-as or Export-as

Re: [Gimp-developer] API for bringing up a Save dialog

2009-05-29 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: On Fri, 2009-05-29 at 10:18 -0700, Akkana Peck wrote: I need to show the dialogs because the plug-in needs to save a file (that's the whole point of the plug-in) and it seems like bad UI to pop up the JPEG save dialog without ever showing the user where the file

Re: [Gimp-developer] [wish] alignment rotation

2009-05-14 Thread Akkana Peck
Jay Smith writes: My desire would be for: click (on first point) click (on second point to finish the line) do a keystroke command that can be accomplished with ONE hand to execute the task (I would prefer not to have to hit the Enter key) You could perhaps do this with

Re: [Gimp-developer] [wish] when pasting without any reference use mouse cursor position

2009-05-14 Thread Akkana Peck
Liam R E Quin writes: 5) zoom in on the place where you want to work, a step at a time, gradually moving the floating selection 6) when you get to 50% or 100% so you can work, try to remember why you wanted whatever you pasted. Why you think that's a smoother workflow than 1) paste

Re: [Gimp-developer] RFE: Changing/Remembering/Setting Dialog Defaults for Image... Canvas Size...

2009-04-03 Thread Akkana Peck
Jay Smith writes: In the dialog box: Image... Canvas Size... - Layers... The dialog _always_ seems to default to None instead of All Layers. I want to set a default of All Layers. I too would love this to be remembered. I usually want All image-sized layers but it gets to be a hassle

Re: [Gimp-developer] a good student UI project...

2009-03-29 Thread Akkana Peck
Rob Antonishen writes: Why limit it to path stroking? It might be more flexible to create a stroke style editor where you could visually adjust those attributes including tapers, brush spacing, jitter, gradient mapping, and ultimately new features like rotation, opacity and scaling (which

Re: [Gimp-developer] Gimp license

2009-01-12 Thread Akkana Peck
So finally, I hereby suggest to move to GPL3 asap. Comments from any developers appreciated. Liam R E Quin writes: I think I only have half a dozen lines of code in there, but in case there's any doubt, it's fine here :) Likewise for me -- I don't have many lines of code in GIMP

Re: [Gimp-developer] Environment suggestion

2008-11-13 Thread Akkana Peck
Rob Antonishen writes: I have an older PIII notebook I'm willing to blow away and use just for this purpose ... can anyone suggest the shortest path from a blank hard drive to a working gimp develpment environment? Sven Neumann writes: It doesn't hurt to put babl and GEGL into /usr/local.

Re: [Gimp-developer] gimp print dlg

2008-09-10 Thread Akkana Peck
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: thanks for the explaination. I've checked and gimp-print is built with gimp option. Should that alter the dlg I get from gimp file print menu? Are you building in gimp-print then doing a make install? Is this the latest gimp-print from

Re: [Gimp-developer] Should we replace the 'Zoom when resizing image window'-button?

2008-08-10 Thread Akkana Peck
Martin Nordholts writes: Hi There is a little button in the upper right corner of each image window with the tooltip Zoom image when window size changes. I have never used this and I can't figure out in what way it is useful. It's useful in that it lets you scale the window exactly as big

Re: [Gimp-developer] Gimp default brush set contest

2008-07-09 Thread Akkana Peck
Rogier Wolff writes: I have a weird obsession. I work with images that are larger than what most other people work with. So I don't need a 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, or 19 pixel fuzzy circle, but I need one that is around 30 pixels wide. Or 50. I'm not sure that's all that unusual. With

Re: [Gimp-developer] Gimp default brush set contest

2008-07-09 Thread Akkana Peck
I wrote: Alexia thought 50 was surprisingly large, but remember, brushes Oops, that was Valerie, sorry. ...Akkana ___ Gimp-developer mailing list Gimp-developer@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

Re: [Gimp-developer] Enhancement idea: Snapshot tool for quick comparisons

2008-06-27 Thread Akkana Peck
vabijou2 writes: Image - Duplicate is an unacceptable alternative. The idea is to create a single window that allows the user to cycle through multiple (named) snapshots in any order he chooses to see large or small changes more readily. Image - Duplicate has so many negatives to this

Re: [Gimp-developer] Specs for Export/Save User Interface

2008-06-12 Thread Akkana Peck
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: 3) Putting Text on a .png (in-place file editing) - Open bla.png - Text layer created - Export to bla.png exporting to currently opened file is admittedly ugly, but consistent. The image stays

Re: [Gimp-developer] proposed solution for: protection from information loss

2008-06-08 Thread Akkana Peck
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Additionally, the 'forced .xcf' behaviour can be quite nagging - consider user experience for a quick Levels adjustment to a photo: [ ... ] Where i agree with you, is that gimp should support the typical workflow which centers around a .xcf main document with several

Re: [Gimp-developer] More intelligent user protection from information loss

2008-06-07 Thread Akkana Peck
Alexia Death writes: I'm going to echo my support for this. The nags on saves are counterproductive. And often they're not even right -- e.g. The image has transparency, flatten? shows up on anything with an alpha channel even if every pixel is fully opaque. All those dialogs do is train the

Re: [Gimp-developer] EXIF data missing after jpg save

2008-06-05 Thread Akkana Peck
Paka writes: the opensuse team that is maintaining gimp/ufraw does not believe that exif data is important to the project and do not include support for exif. I questioned stbinner at suse dot de several years ago (iirc) and was imformed. Perhaps several questions/comments from different

Re: [Gimp-developer] A question on Gap -frame modify

2008-05-11 Thread Akkana Peck
Alchemie fotografiche writes: 1.a # for bourne and ksh users: GAP_DEBUG=y export GAP_DEBUG 1.b # for csh users setenv GAP_DEBUG y Now i don't know if i am a bourne, a ksh, or a csh user, i just know (and not as expert) how to use the terminal

Re: [Gimp-developer] sharefonts dependancy?

2008-05-07 Thread Akkana Peck
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: This seems pretty marginal usage. Can anyone advise if removing sharefonts will break fu or any other parts of gimp? The freefonts and sharefonts packages disappeared from Ubuntu and Debian quite a while ago (years). Kind of a shame -- there were some nice fonts in

Re: [Gimp-developer] change layout of mode menus?

2008-02-17 Thread Akkana Peck
On Sat, 2008-02-16 at 10:11 -0800, Akkana Peck wrote: dialog, which makes the process a lot easier. I've always wished I could have something like [a dialog] for the mode on the current layer, so I could easily try each layer mode sequentially. Sven Neumann writes: Why don't you just

Re: [Gimp-developer] change layout of mode menus?

2008-02-16 Thread Akkana Peck
I got to thinking some more about this discussion about the mode list UI. What I've really always wanted for the mode list (but didn't want to say because it didn't seem like a good general UI model) is a sort of mode tool: a way to keep the mode list menu posted so I can change modes on the

Re: [Gimp-developer] change layout of mode menus?

2008-02-16 Thread Akkana Peck
Bill Skaggs writes: Well, it would be very easy to make the layer mode menu support a tearoff. It can literally be done by adding two lines of C code. (I just tested.) A tear-off Mode menu from the Layers dialog would be lovely, and would solve every problem I've ever had with that menu.

Re: [Gimp-developer] change layout of mode menus?

2008-02-15 Thread Akkana Peck
Liam R E Quin writes: Seems to me that probably most people will use at most a couple of the layer modes in normal use, so maybe putting the top 7 on the menu and having a more modes submenu is a possibility. Eek, please no! Often the best way to use layer modes is to go down the list one by

Re: [Gimp-developer] proposal for usability enhancements for Stroke dialog

2007-12-08 Thread Akkana Peck
William Skaggs writes: I find myself doing Edit-Stroke pretty often, and there are a few easy changes that I think would make it signficantly better. 1) The most important is that the dialog should not go away after the Stroke button is pushed. It often takes several tries to get the

Re: [Gimp-developer] redeye.c and gimp-2.4

2007-11-11 Thread Akkana Peck
Owen writes: Tried updating Robert Merkel and Benoit Drooghaag's redeye.c into gimp-2.4 but it failed. You know about Filters-Enhance-Red eye removal, standard with GIMP 2.4, I hope? ...Akkana ___ Gimp-developer mailing list

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.6 roadmap: metadata and jpeg plug-in enhancements

2007-11-04 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: On Fri, 2007-11-02 at 23:55 +0100, Raphaël Quinet wrote: * jpeg plug-in + remove the prompt for EXIF orientation: it should always be done IMO the current solution of asking and allowing the user to skip this question is preferred. It requires a user decision

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.6 roadmapping, the UI part of it...

2007-10-28 Thread Akkana Peck
Guillermo Espertino writes: Tabs don't work for image manipulation because is frequent to compare between two+ images or work with two views (one zoomed and the other at 100%) . If we use tabs we have only one image open at a time and that's mostly a problem for pros. Clearly it wouldn't

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.3 Memory usage and leaks

2007-07-18 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: What does gmemusage display? Does it only look at malloc'ed pages or does it also take code size into account? I'm not sure. I think it's all of the above. On Fri, 2007-07-13 at 15:47 -0700, Akkana Peck wrote: I played around with gmemusage to get a feel for what

[Gimp-developer] 2.3 Memory usage and leaks

2007-07-13 Thread Akkana Peck
I just found my (wimpy laptop) machine running slowly after processing a few (4) images with gimp from current svn (with several scales, a crop and several saves) then closing all the image windows. I ran a quick memory check and discovered that gimp was using 51Mb despite not having any images

Re: [Gimp-developer] jpeg quality factor.

2007-07-10 Thread Akkana Peck
peter sikking writes: But in between, as long as it is not finished, there is no role for jpeg. Only one decompression at the beginning and a compression of the end result is defendable in high-end graphics. I'm seeing an unspoken assumption in this thread that most photos are edited in

Re: [Gimp-developer] new rectangle tool specification

2007-07-04 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: [ ... ] The other aspect is not yet implemented. The spec suggests that when the mouse is over one of the corner or side handles, and one of the cursor keys is pressed, the rectangle shall be resized by one (shift: 15) image

Re: [Gimp-developer] JPEG plug in : added a default settings record and debug

2007-06-30 Thread Akkana Peck
guepe writes: The Gimp JPEG plug in does not allow to save defaults settings from session to session. It does exists for the PNG one (see bug #63610). I decided yesterday to write the same thing for jpeg, I submit the source code (mainly inspired from the PNG implementation). That should be

Re: [Gimp-developer] Webdesign is wrong

2007-06-25 Thread Akkana Peck
David Marrs writes: 4) Open new canvas. PS automatically populates the canvas dimensions with those of the paste buffer so this operation isn't as cumbersome as it would be in Gimp, but really it wouldn't be required at all if PS allowed you to edit an image during the next stage. I

Re: [Gimp-developer] What happened to FFT forward and backward plugins?

2007-06-08 Thread Akkana Peck
Mark Lowry writes: I had 2.2.13 on my PC and it didn't have FiltersGenericFFT Forward or FFT Backward. I have 2.2.14 on my laptop and those filters are there. So I just installed 2.2.15 on my PC and those filters aren't showing up. What gives? Maybe you installed the Fourier plug-in at

Re: [Gimp-developer] Rudeness on gimp devel and bugzilla - was: Re: Tools

2007-03-20 Thread Akkana Peck
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Come on, that is simply a rude accusation. Is it rude? It seems perfectly reasonable and polite to me. Interestingly Sven seems to find this highly offensive as well. May be you think taking offense somehow negates the criticism. It seems you both are not too

Re: [Gimp-developer] SoC project ideas

2007-03-06 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: Create an SDI manager widget Do we really want to ask someone to waste his/her time with this? It is in my opinion not implementable in a sane way and we would likely not accept the results then. If this is supposed to be kept on the list then we need to agree

Re: [Gimp-developer] Crop+Scale (was Save As JPG Integrated)

2007-02-08 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: If you had read the specification (and I expect all of you to have done that), you would know that the current state of the rectangle tool options panel is far from final. I knew it wasn't final. I did wonder what the current buttons were for. The specification you're

Re: [Gimp-developer] Save As JPG Integrated (mockup)

2007-02-03 Thread Akkana Peck
Thorsten Wilms writes: I found toggling between original/preview in the same view to be superior if you want to spot JPG artifacts. Me too. The new setup where the preview is a layer in the image dialog (I just updated and saw it) is wonderful. I'd been struggling with focus/raise issues

Re: [Gimp-developer] Meaning of delay in screenshot plugin

2007-02-01 Thread Akkana Peck
peter sikking writes: I got the fling that ksnapshot manages to take a snapshot of the window + menu. There is where I got the idea. But reading the documentation again, they do not 100% promise this. I should have tried ksnapshot before! It does get the menus -- even on Edgy where GIMP's

Re: [Gimp-developer] Meaning of delay in screenshot plugin

2007-01-31 Thread Akkana Peck
peter sikking writes: Peter, I have to ask: how much have you actually used GIMP for screenshots? Have you done a lot windows cut from full-screen screenshots? Or talked to users who do? I am an interaction architect, I have to take a decision what is the best solution for 1 million

Re: [Gimp-developer] Meaning of delay in screenshot plugin

2007-01-30 Thread Akkana Peck
Alex Pounds writes: On Tue, Jan 30, 2007 at 08:22:11PM +0100, Sven Neumann wrote: Any particular reason why you didn't use the screenshot feature of your desktop for this? Just asking. Not everybody uses a desktop that has a screenshot feature built in. I don't, and whenever I want a

Re: [Gimp-developer] changes in script-fu in 2.3.14

2007-01-30 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: On Tue, 2007-01-30 at 08:22 +0100, Sven Neumann wrote: I don't think that the NEWS file is the right place for this. Someone should set up a detailed description of the changes with instructions on how to fix scripts that stop working after the update. We should then

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.4 showstoppers

2006-12-20 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: I don't think that comparable functionality is a goal of the new Print plug-in. People can always install the gutenprint plug-in if they need this functionality. Robert L Krawitz writes: Whatever one thinks of all the color adjustments and the Gimp-Print/Gutenprint UI

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.4 showstoppers

2006-12-19 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: thanks for looking at the plug-in. It would help a lot if we could split your list into problems of the Print plug-in and problems of the GtkPrint API. The latter would have to be reported against GTK+. I've filed a gimp bug (#387604) on the unit factor problems (I suspect

Re: [Gimp-developer] 2.4 showstoppers

2006-12-18 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: That brings up another showstopper for 2.4 that is missing from the list I posted earlier. We need to check if the new print plug-in is ready for release. Since I don't use GTK+ 2.10 yet, I didn't get a chance to have a look at it yet. [ ... ] It should at

Re: [Gimp-developer] default setup for 2.4 comments

2006-12-13 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: On Tue, 2006-12-12 at 15:18 -0500, Kevin Cozens wrote: I prefer to have these showing in the toolbox. When I lost them a some time ago after a cvs up, the first thing I did was find out where they went and how to get them back. You could at least have tried to

Re: [Gimp-developer] panning

2006-07-06 Thread Akkana Peck
Joao S. O. Bueno Calligaris writes: I am a heavy user of the push-move feature, and I know of other people who are. There are 105 keys on the keyboard - and both features are a good thing to have with push functionality. I do not care if the move push is changed to any other key, and

Re: [Gimp-developer] menu cluttage

2006-07-05 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: And so far I don't see anyone complaining about my proposal to not install any Python scripts at all with GIMP 2.4. Not installing scripts that are there strictly as example code makes sense. Would they stay in CVS head, so it would be easy for people learning gimp-python

Re: [Gimp-developer] feature request

2006-07-04 Thread Akkana Peck
Tim Jedlicka writes: On 7/2/06, Marco Ciampa [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Why not to bring all the GIMP windows up over all the others windows when I clic on to one of the many GIMP windows? While in the image window - try a Shift-Tab (it may just be my window manager (gnome/gdm)), but this

Re: [Gimp-developer] new default icon theme proposal

2006-06-15 Thread Akkana Peck
Jakub Steiner writes: You can preview the looks of the new GIMP icon set here: Nice icons! I have one comment about the SIOX icon in the light set. In current CVS, I find that the SIOX icon looks very different from the rest. It constantly draws my eye to it and makes me think that it is the

Re: [Gimp-developer] new default icon theme proposal

2006-06-15 Thread Akkana Peck
Jakub Steiner writes: Thanks for the constructive feedback Akkana. It indeed is one of the few icons with solid background. I tried to convey the fg/bg separation message better this time around. Does that work for you?

Re: [Gimp-developer] Compiling gimp under debian with gimp-print support

2006-04-16 Thread Akkana Peck
Frédéric writes: I successfully compiled gimp-cvs under my debian testing, but without gimp-print support. What do I need to install to get it ? I can't find any gimp-print-dev or so package... When you're searching, be sure you use a search that would catch both gimp-print and gimpprint,

Re: [Gimp-developer] Re: Comments on gimp's interface

2006-04-07 Thread Akkana Peck
Pär Forsling writes: Akkana Peck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (about problems Tab causes because the focus ends up in the wrong window, and wanting a way to disable Tab). Have you posted a bug report to bugzilla about the wrong focus behaviour? Otherwise I'll do it. I haven't, because the focus

Re: [Gimp-developer] Comments on gimp's interface

2006-04-03 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: And how do you reenable a popup that you have asked to suppress? I think that we should try to avoid popups but simply not showing them is not an option. If we can get away without showing the dialog, why do we show it at all then? In the case of the warning popups when

Re: [Gimp-developer] Re: Comments on gimp's interface

2006-04-03 Thread Akkana Peck
I wrote: In the case of the warning popups when saving, why show them at all? Of course it needs to flatten layers when saving to JPEG; why not just do it without asking me every time? It's not like I have an option to save without flattening; all I can do is press OK. I posted hastily: this

Re: [Gimp-developer] Bring Back the Keyboard!

2006-02-14 Thread Akkana Peck
Joao S. O. Bueno Calligaris writes: Unless, of course, the filename is in the ~/.gimp-2.x dir and you try to getthere by start typing . I am serious about this: I _lost_ almost 20 minutes in a 3 hour workshop trying to get people to open files in ~/.gimp-2.x - and It really is fairly

Re: [Gimp-developer] Designing a Better Font Selection Widget for use in Open Source Software

2005-09-27 Thread Akkana Peck
Nice proposal. A lot of apps could benefit from a good shared font selector -- it's not just an issue of one app, as you point out. I love the idea of font groupings. I don't mind editing an XML file, but I'm sure it wouldn't take much to whip up an app to help people customize their downloaded

[Gimp-developer] Using GIMP for Paper Prototyping the Colors Menu

2005-08-27 Thread Akkana Peck
Anyone pulling CVS has probably noticed that most of GIMP's color-related functions have been moved into a new toplevel Colors menu (as discussed in bug 116145). There's some concern that the menu is a bit long, or could be organized better. Sven has been enthused about paper prototyping lately

Re: [Gimp-developer] GIMP print dialog issues

2005-08-15 Thread Akkana Peck
michael chang writes: Some who are prompted for auto-flattening-export think it will perminantly flatten their image, and look for a work around. In CVS GIMP, the export dialog does say, The export conversion won't modify your original image, so at least users shouldn't be worried about that

Re: [Gimp-developer] New Colors toplevel menu

2005-08-01 Thread Akkana Peck
Joao S. O. Bueno Calligaris writes: I am not so sure about Image-Modes , unless tehre is a ubmenu Colors-Image to indicate taht thos ewill operate ont eh whole image instead of a drawable. But then, they could just stay were they are. How about calling it Image Mode rather than just Mode?

[Gimp-developer] New Colors toplevel menu

2005-07-31 Thread Akkana Peck
I've posted a patch to bug 116145 which would move all the color operations -- currently in Image/Mode, Layers/Colors, and Filters/Colors -- to a new top-level menu called Colors. (See the bug for the request and discussion of that.) If I don't hear any objections I'll commit it in a day or so.

Re: [Gimp-developer] Integrated Scripting

2005-06-21 Thread Akkana Peck
Nathan Summers writes: On 6/21/05, Carol Spears [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: different levels of artificial intelligence; are there opinions of ways to rearrange the Xtns portion of the menu system? Great topic. Personally I'd love to see the Script-Fu and Python entries go away, for the same

Re: Akkana Menu patch [was Re: [Gimp-developer] The GUADEC meeting]

2005-06-07 Thread Akkana Peck
Alan Horkan writes: I was thinking fo doing something similar for the python plugins (and It was my intention to include python-fu as well. I must have missed it because python-fu didn't get built in the tree I was using (it's there now). I need to make an updated patch anyway, to include

[Gimp-developer] Re: [Gimp-user] use of the Space key

2005-05-24 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: I consider to change what GIMP uses the Space key for and would like to get some user feedback on this. Currently, pressing the Space key temporarily switches to the move tool. Spacebar to switch temporarily to move is awfully useful. I didn't know about it until this

[Gimp-developer] Menu reorganization

2005-05-07 Thread Akkana Peck
I haven't seen anything in a while about the menu reorganization which was proposed a while back. One thing I'd like to see is getting script-fu and python-fu items out of separate menus and integrating them into the regular menus, so users don't have to know what language something was written

Re: [Gimp-developer] Save As remembering last dir (was: we need more documentation)

2005-01-11 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: Mitch and me also agreed that we would like to do something about and even get that change into the stable branch. The fact that the file-chooser in GIMP doesn't remember the last used folder in GIMP 2.2 was probably a wrong

Re: [Gimp-developer] jpeg-exif development summary

2005-01-08 Thread Akkana Peck
Sven Neumann writes: Assuming your camera adds EXIF info, are you seriously telling me that you do not run 'exiftran -a -i' on each and every image you ever shoot and instead use GIMP to rotate them? Add another voice to all the others saying No, I leave my originals untouched, and only edit

Re: [Gimp-developer] Re: (LONG) Problems with the GIMP

2003-07-21 Thread Akkana Peck
David Neary writes: Sven Neumann wrote: David Neary [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: 2) Not enough developers use Bugzilla to find out what bugs need fixing 3) Not enough developers hear user complaints I'd like to chime in here and say that gimp seems much more responsive than most projects