[Gimp-developer] scanner support should be File-Acquire

2010-08-25 Thread Jim Michaels
newbies who are using GIMP are always asking where is the scanner support. why? because they can't find it. File-Create is not intuitive, nor does it imply anything about scanners. File-Acquire would be more appropriate. maybe even File-Scanners if you want to be obvious (which is even

[Gimp-developer] change to way brushes work, new features

2010-08-25 Thread Jim Michaels
- programmable brushes without having to create a new brush for every instance of work task I want to do (I don't want a gazillion circle brushes in my palette!). same way the brushes already are, except that for things like circles, softened circles, squares, lines, etc. the shapes

Re: [Gimp-developer] change to way brushes work, new features

2010-08-25 Thread Alexia Death
On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 9:38 AM, Jim Michaels jmich...@yahoo.com wrote: - programmable brushes without having to create a new brush for every instance of work task I want to do (I don't want a gazillion circle brushes in my palette!). same way the brushes already are, except that for things

[Gimp-developer] drawing with even number of pixels

2010-08-25 Thread oliver
Hello, I could not find a way to convince a drawing-tool (pen or brush) to use even number of pixels. Scaling always yielded to odd number of pixels 1,3,5,... So I could not draw a line with two pixels width, which I would like to have. Will that be possible somehow? I see no reason, why

Re: [Gimp-developer] drawing with even number of pixels

2010-08-25 Thread Michael Schumacher
Von: oli...@first.in-berlin.de I could not find a way to convince a drawing-tool (pen or brush) to use even number of pixels. Scaling always yielded to odd number of pixels 1,3,5,... Known problem of vbr brushes: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=163602 HTH, Michael -- Neu:

[Gimp-developer] Closing Command Line Window in Batch Mode (Windows

2010-08-25 Thread pakko
Hi, i'm writing a java application that automatizes some processes. One part of the process is to start the gimp with a predefined script. The script loads an image an applies some filter. For this purpose i use the commmand line switches: gimp2-6.exe -i -b (script_name params) -b (gimp-quit 0)

Re: [Gimp-developer] scanner support should be File-Acquire

2010-08-25 Thread Luiz Felipe Moraes Pereira
I agree with you, also the other stuff related to creation(button, etc) should go somewhere else in gimp. I too didnĀ“t even know gimp had scanner support ___ Gimp-developer mailing list Gimp-developer@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

Re: [Gimp-developer] scanner support should be File-Acquire

2010-08-25 Thread Sven Neumann
On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 13:39 -0300, Luiz Felipe Moraes Pereira wrote: I agree with you, also the other stuff related to creation(button, etc) should go somewhere else in gimp. somewhere else is not a very intuitive place either. We've had a longer discussion when these items were moved to

Re: [Gimp-developer] scanner support should be File-Acquire

2010-08-25 Thread Sven Neumann
On Tue, 2010-08-24 at 23:23 -0700, Jim Michaels wrote: newbies who are using GIMP are always asking where is the scanner support. why? because they can't find it. Most probably they ask this because you need to install a third-party plug-in in order to have scanner access from within GIMP.

[Gimp-developer] 'Unknown file type'

2010-08-25 Thread pjbw
On Sunday, August 22, 2010 16:36:58 pjbw wrote: I had been using GIMP 2.6.10 in XP Pro SP2. I have loaded pspi.exe. I needed to try a for me, essential *.8bf plugin 'Altostorm Rectilinear Panorama Pro v1.3 which works in Photoshop CS2 and Paint Shop Pro 9.02. I set the Preferences folder and

Re: [Gimp-developer] Closing Command Line Window in Batch Mode (Windows

2010-08-25 Thread Sven Neumann
On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 15:27 +0200, pakko wrote: Hi, i'm writing a java application that automatizes some processes. One part of the process is to start the gimp with a predefined script. The script loads an image an applies some filter. For this purpose i use the commmand line switches:

Re: [Gimp-developer] Getting new layer modes fit for inclusion

2010-08-25 Thread Rupert Weber
On 08/24/2010 11:11 PM, Sven Neumann wrote: And no, I didn't ask you to work on the GEGL modes, I just ask you (or actually anyone) to use and improve babl when it comes to pixel format conversions. Maybe I'm just paranoid, but I'm afraid that might turn out to be equivalent. Using existing

Re: [Gimp-developer] Closing Command Line Window in Batch Mode (Windows

2010-08-25 Thread saulgoode
Quoting pakko for...@gimpusers.com: : : : Another issue concerns time measuring. I would like to measure the time gimp takes for applying the different filters. Is it somehow possible save a timestamp to a file with script-fu? (set! port (open-output-file timings.log)) (set! starttime