Re: [Gimp-developer] How can I set the number of layers of thumbnail?

2008-10-22 Thread Sven Neumann
Hi, On Tue, 2008-10-21 at 22:42 +0900, tks wrote: It seems that image-num-layers is ignored! Then, how can I set the number of layers for a thumbnail? Or, is it impossible? Sorry, but you can't. Currently the procedure that opens the thumbnail can only specify the size of the original image.

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise)

2008-10-22 Thread Sven Neumann
Hi, On Wed, 2008-10-22 at 01:45 -0300, Monica Kraenzle wrote: Yes, it is a pdf formatted version of http://docs.gimp.org . We formatted the gnu-labeled PDF version for book printing and designed this cover. All pages are completed including all gnu informations. GNU Image Manipulation

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise)

2008-10-22 Thread Roman Joost
Hi Monica, On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 08:29:41AM +0200, Sven Neumann wrote: Yes, it is a pdf formatted version of http://docs.gimp.org . I wonder what you did? The PDF versions we published on http://docs.gimp.org were still considered as work-in-progress. Additionally they are very much outdated.

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise)

2008-10-22 Thread Monica Kraenzle
Subject: Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise) From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] CC: gimp-developer@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2008 08:29:41 +0200 Hi, On Wed,

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise)

2008-10-22 Thread Roman Joost
Hi Monica, We would like to support gimp with donating a part of the revenue. I hoped and I hope that this would be in everybody's interest. Anyway that we could get that back on track? I propose the following: 1. Stop selling this version of the book. 2. Subscribe to the docs mailing

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org books (Gimp merchandise)

2008-10-22 Thread Roman Joost
Hi Monica, Did I missed something about GNU? I studied the gimp website, all GNU licences written in the manual, the GNU site etc. We included all pages of the manual within the book, including all GNU infomations, all author names etc. plus the informations that there is an updated html

Re: [Gimp-developer] How can I set the number of layers of thumbnail?

2008-10-22 Thread tks
*** Sorry Sven for sending twice, but I forgot to send to gimp-dev list. *** Hi Sven. You always help me! Sorry, but you can't. Currently the procedure that opens the thumbnail can only specify the size of the original image. We could add the possibility to optionally the specify number of

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Monica Kraenzle
Hi Roman, Hi Sven. Let me first say thank you for being so kind to be so offensive when somebody is contacting you. As a result we just received a customers review not from a customer but from some member of this great group, calling himself Olivier Lecarme's. He posted a 1-star-rating: This

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Alexandre Prokoudine
On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 6:06 PM, Monica Kraenzle wrote: - If you are giving something away with a GNU licence to redistribute = don't complain that publisher do it and don't complain that we don't ask for it as it is already permitted within the licence. This is hilarious. You remind me one

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Karine Delvare
Le Wed, 22 Oct 2008 11:06:14 -0300, Monica Kraenzle [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : It really sounds funny that you are releasing software and manuals to the public with GNU licenses to freely distribute them privately and commercially but at the end you don't want people to use the license but

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Torsten Neuer
Am Mittwoch, 22. Oktober 2008 16:20:20 schrieb Karine Delvare: Monica Kraenzle [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : It really sounds funny that you are releasing software and manuals to the public with GNU licenses to freely distribute them privately and commercially but at the end you don't want

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Monica Kraenzle
It really sounds funny that you are releasing software and manuals to the public with GNU licenses to freely distribute them privately and commercially but at the end you don't want people to use the license but to ask you before. It doesn't look like you understand the difference between

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Alexia Death
On Wednesday 22 October 2008 17:51:02 Monica Kraenzle wrote: But I also offered to talk about releasing an updated second edition and to collaborate. Open source is all about collaboration. Jumping out of the bushes and demanding support is not it. But now to go to the book page and give a

Re: [Gimp-developer] Minimizing when single image or no image open

2008-10-22 Thread peter sikking
Luke wrote: Should utility hinted dialog windows minimize with the image window if it is the last non-minimized image window? This is also an additional use case for the No image open specification: http://gui.gimp.org/index.php/No_image_open_specification The reason for starting this

Re: [Gimp-developer] new feature request - gimp

2008-10-22 Thread Jim Michaels
I looked through all your links, and while Akima splines seem interesting, I think we would need some visual demonstration of their performance in the way they'd be used in GIMP (most likely, contour tracing to 'cut out' objects), before we could agree that they were an appropriate thing to

Re: [Gimp-developer] new feature request - gimp

2008-10-22 Thread Chris Mohler
On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 4:06 PM, Jim Michaels [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [...] sorry, my primary email is html (yahoo) email. yahoo mail has no options to send as text (no yahoo there). From: http://email.about.com/od/yahoomailtips/qt/et_plain_text.htm To compose a text-only message in Yahoo!

Re: [Gimp-developer] Gimp-developer Digest, Vol 73, Issue 36

2008-10-22 Thread Jim Michaels
Do you know of any study on how suitable Akima splines are for graphic design? It would be nice to have a comparison of different spline types for this kind of application. I believe the criteria you mentioned above (locality, interpolates all control points) are not necessarily enough to judge on

Re: [Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Robert Krawitz
From: Monica Kraenzle [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2008 11:51:02 -0300 But now to go to the book page and give a bad rating to say this is bad quality and the gimp developers say this is not an official manual is not the finest way. Do you consider this as fair? Not

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Monica Kraenzle
The users manual version we used is for gimp 2.4, dated December 2007. I have uploaded a reduced pdf to show the cover and the interior pages: http://www.maxishare.net/en/file/8416/gimp-manual-2-4-reduced-pdf.html Basicly it's nothing else than a printed version of the electronic version (and

[Gimp-developer] Request to include Gimp Manual Book at Gimp.org

2008-10-22 Thread Monica Kraenzle
We have just submitted an updated, more accurate product description to Amazon which should appear live soon: 718-pages paperback-book print edition of the electronic manual, written and released by the Gimp-Documentation team. The ultimate Users Manual for GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation