Re: [Gimp-user] OT: Was: Gimp name-picking

2011-12-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/29/2011 05:29 PM, peter kostov wrote: +1 My +1 also, and above is just another reason *not* to use html on an email list, PLEASE. +1 to leave it alone. And guys, please try to think of the names in English like a person that doesn't speak English natively. I am sure many of you will

Re: [Gimp-user] Help

2011-12-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/29/2011 01:59 PM, Alina Laue wrote: Hi GIMP! I have a problem, and i think your the only ones who can give me the right answer... -Everybody telling me it's legally and free to download brushes from the internet. (example :

Re: [Gimp-user] Uninstalling Gimp crashes computer

2012-01-06 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/06/2012 06:20 PM, Marci Davis wrote: My 11-year old daughter installed Gimp on our laptop. Shortly after, we started having trouble with speed and resolution. Gimp will not open, nor can we uninstall it. In fact, when I try, it crashes the computer. Any suggestions? There are

Re: [Gimp-user] Fix Orientation ?

2012-01-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/09/2012 10:10 PM, Ronald F. Guilmette wrote: What is the proper way, using gimp, to correct the orientation of an image? For example, I just took a shot with one of my cameras where I was holding the camera in a vertical (portrait) orientation. But when I transfer the .JPG to my PeeCee

[Gimp-user] Configuring extra mouse buttons

2012-01-17 Thread Ofnuts
I have a mouse with a bit more buttons that most (lateral scroll pushing the mouse wheel on the side, plus two buttons under the thumb). Is there a way to put these to intelligent use (on Linux)? I found how to configure the mouse wheel but not the buttons.

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP 2.7, - 2 simple questions

2012-02-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/07/2012 02:15 PM, Kekko wrote: Hi everybody, just two simple questions about GIMP 2.7.4 that I installed on Linux Ubuntu 11.10. 2. Why the command Save as don't allow to save in jpg? Now we are forced to use Export in order to save an image in jpg format. Because prior to 2.7, if you

Re: [Gimp-user] paste in the same place as the copied selection was?

2012-02-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/11/2012 01:59 PM, Matteo Sisti Sette wrote: Hi, Let's say I have two images of the same size (e.g.800x600) I select a region of the first image with any selection tool (e.g. the fuzzy select tool) I copy the selection. Isn't there a way to paste the selection into the second image at

Re: [Gimp-user] dotted areas, how to erase (or change)

2012-02-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/28/2012 06:52 AM, mamboze wrote: I've got a problem editing an image with a dotted background in it. By 'dotted', I mean an array of small evenly spaced black dots on a white background. I've tried the fuzzy select tool which kind of works. It fills in the white space with the color I

Re: [Gimp-user] Underwater filter

2012-03-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/29/2012 10:57 PM, John Kaymen wrote: I am an experienced diver but new to editing underwater photos. Several fellow divers suggested GIMP as a comprehensive editing package. I have one basic question. What is the easiest way to filter the overall blue tint seen in all of my underwater

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp (pre)view window for transparent images

2012-03-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/15/2012 01:58 PM, Renato Alves wrote: Hello everyone, I'm trying to create icons (.ico) files in Gimp and I am looking for ways to preview the result directly in gimp. To do this I'm currently using the New view functionality where I disable most things (layer boundary, rules...) to

Re: [Gimp-user] minute displacements in clone brush

2012-03-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/18/2012 06:59 AM, John A. Wallace wrote: Hello, if this is the wrong place for the sort of question I have, please advise where would be better. I am not a Gimp guru, not as yet anyway. I am using Gimp 2.6.11 on Windows OS. When I use the clone brush to copy a part of an image to a

Re: [Gimp-user] Unsharp border

2012-03-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/18/2012 03:21 PM, Spender wrote: Hello I forgot how to remove the highlight (border) around this face. I try to change background color black to with Can you help me Thanks in advance Karl The

Re: [Gimp-user] Text to Path problem

2012-03-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/18/2012 08:12 PM, MirandaJae wrote: I upgraded to the .12 version of Gimp and it seems to be working okay so far? It must have been a bug? Nevermind. It happened again. This is so frustrating! The beginning of a path isn't always where you think it is (especially of the path is

Re: [Gimp-user] Why does saves as JPG default to quality 85?

2012-03-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/23/2012 09:20 PM, Liam R E Quin wrote: every time you load and save a JPEG file the quality is reduced and information is lost. Not true... if nothing changes the algorithm is stable (decoded values get re-encoded to the same values). You lose quality if you recompute something

Re: [Gimp-user] Why does saves as JPG default to quality 85?

2012-03-23 Thread Ofnuts
at the save compression level. Then do a diff or simply check the file sizes I wrote this Perl script a while ago: -- # Runs successive JPEG saves on an image to evaluate JPEG losses # Author: Ofnuts $dotradius=2; $defaultsteps=10; $defaultquality=92; # default quality

Re: [Gimp-user] Filter grayed out

2012-04-01 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/01/2012 06:28 PM, Pat Brown wrote: I have an image I want to round the corners on. It's an RGB, single layer picture. But the option is grayed out under Filters. Is there something I need to do that I'm missing. I've used the filter before so I don't know why it's doing this now. Try

Re: [Gimp-user] adding sides to an image

2012-04-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/11/2012 02:01 AM, theolecowboy wrote: Well, I thought I was getting a partial hang of how to use part of GIMP, but couldn't get things to work the way I want. I'm trying to add sides to some images - for example, an image is 250 x 420...I want to make the width 420 by adding sides to

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-05-05 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/05/2012 11:14 AM, Olivier wrote: Just to add one more link to this long thread, do you remember when the Toolbox menus disappeared? How many people whined or screamed because this change ruined their way to use GIMP? How many people spoke about MY workflow, MY habits, MY opinion about this

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-05-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/16/2012 10:13 AM, Sicofante wrote: “Save as…” means “save to a new file with a different name and/or format”. “Export” means “put the contents of the current document in a file of a nature this app isn’t intended to handle”. (At the same time “Import” means “bring data from an alien

Re: [Gimp-user] The only problem with default brushes/resources . . .

2012-05-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/17/2012 05:38 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: ... is that you can't edit them. I don't mean it quite the way it sounds, but it's something I've noticed ever since GIMP 2.2 that has repeatedly been an annoyance to my individual workflow. And minor annoyances are worse over time than major

Re: [Gimp-user] [bug]GIMP2.8 inserting Text shuts down the application

2012-05-19 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/19/2012 10:51 AM, Michael Schumacher wrote: On 19.05.2012 10:14, ishi soichi wrote: as described in the title, after choosing 'Text' tool and clicking a position I like on the new empty image, the entire application shuts down right away. This happens every time. Does anyone have the

Re: [Gimp-user] Is there a feature for showing masks as an overlay and a command to see the layer underneath my current one?

2012-05-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/20/2012 04:12 PM, Bruce wrote: I'm not sure if this is the right place for asking questions, but I figured it's better than asking in the developer mailing list. * * *1. Is there a show quick mask feature for showing masks?* * * I know Gimp has a /Show quick mask/ feature which shows

Re: [Gimp-user] set mode or opacity for multiple layers at once?

2012-05-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/22/2012 09:08 PM, wrote: Is it possible to set the blending mode or the opacity settings for multiple layers all at once? Ideally I'd like to select multiple layers and change the settings for all of them at once, but I can't seem to figure out a way to do this, so I

Re: [Gimp-user] Edit menu contents iin 2.8

2012-05-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/24/2012 08:24 PM, Russ57 wrote: Is it possible to edit the menu options to remove those items I will never use ? If so then how ? I don't see a clean way without recompiling the app. Of course, for those that are implemented via plugins, removing the plugin (or making it

Re: [Gimp-user] Setting to not show layer visibility changes in the undo history?

2012-05-26 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/26/2012 12:03 PM, Bruce wrote: Can I make it so that the undo history in Gimp doesn't track changes to layer visibility? (I do a lot of compositing with layers, so I don't really want it to track layer visibility changes so I have a nice undo history with only changes I made to the

Re: [Gimp-user] Is it possible to access the capabilities of gimp in Java?

2012-05-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/31/2012 02:33 AM, stephen wrote: Hello, Does Gimp offer an interface (dll) which will allow me to access it capabilities through java or c++? There is a C interface, and there is a Python interface which is quite powerful. ___

Re: [Gimp-user] Is it possible to access the capabilities of gimp in Java?

2012-05-31 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/31/2012 03:14 AM, stephen wrote: On 05/31/2012 02:33 AM, stephen wrote: Hello, Does Gimp offer an interface (dll) which will allow me to access it capabilities through java or c++? There is a C interface, and there is a Python interface which is quite powerful. What is the name of

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-05-31 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/31/2012 04:04 AM, darnkitten wrote: I sell LibreOffice, by pointing out that not only can it OPEN almost everything, including DOCX and old Works files, It also allows the option of setting default SAVES defaults to DOC --which can be read by everyone-- though with a you will lose

Re: [Gimp-user] Shapes in Gimp

2012-06-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/12/2012 02:24 AM, Kenny Noe wrote: Is there a plugn that will allow me to add in basic and or complex shapes in Gimp? Are there instructions on installing it? I'm not too good with getting the addins to work. Filters/Render/Gfig... is standard, but I prefer the shape-paths

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP corrupted photo now unable to open! PLEASE HELP!!!

2012-06-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/14/2012 08:45 PM, Angela D wrote: I spent a lot of time editing this photo and when I uploaded it into gimp to further edit and attempted to save, it would not. Then I tried to open the photo, knowing the work on gimp wouldn't have saved, but it would not open. I tried opening in the web

Re: [Gimp-user] Export quality setting for JPGs?

2012-06-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/15/2012 09:51 PM, Keith Purtell wrote: When I export a Web JPG from GIMP and it offers me a sliding Quality bar that goes 0 - 100. I want to know if that's an equivalent to the similar JPG quality setting in Photoshop? The reason I'm asking is that my research on Photoshop indicated that

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie trouble needs to fit canvas

2012-06-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/22/2012 10:28 AM, Madhatter wrote: I have a square picture with a blank background. I would like to cut off the background so that i only have the real picture in the file (so that background will show around my picture when i use it on a homepage) could somebody please give me a little

Re: [Gimp-user] Adjusting Colors But Not Whites

2012-06-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/29/2012 09:44 PM, Frank Gore wrote: I have a set of icons which are a specific color (blue) with white text on them. I want to change them to be a different color (turquoise) and a fair bit darker, but I want the text to remain white. When I use Colors - Hue-Saturation, I can get the

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp - 2.8 Usability Drop

2012-07-12 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/12/2012 05:40 PM, drankinatty wrote: This is why open-source fails to gain wider acceptance. When 1-2 developers can change the traditional behavior of an application to suit their taste and then force the change on thousands of users without the courtesy of soliciting user input,

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP old setup

2012-07-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/20/2012 09:33 PM, AmatunNur wrote: Hi, I need an old setup of GIMP. This latest one is not for Win Sp2. Where can I find old one? ___ gimp-user-list

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp for casual users

2012-07-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/22/2012 05:44 PM, Steve Kinney wrote: On 07/22/2012 11:21 AM, Andreas Lemke wrote: I would be interested in knowing if Gimp users consciously prefer the model with private non-shared operations. Or has it evolved like this for historical reasons? Clearly, the choice of interaction model

Re: [Gimp-user] Need Gimp DPI increased

2012-07-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/23/2012 09:35 AM, Bludigo wrote: Dear Gimpers Please assist me. I took a photograph of an original work of art I had donw- 200cm x 140cm. Saved the photo (it seems) to JPEG. Opened the JPEG in Gimp 2. Manipulated it using the GIMP 'Cubism' function. Then someone approached me to

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp definition

2012-07-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/23/2012 07:29 PM, Enda wrote: The word gimp is defined as: 1. a physically disabled or lame person. 2. a feeble or contemptible person. The program was first called The GIMP, and now is called GIMP to be less offensive; now

Re: [Gimp-user] How to round all square corners?

2012-08-05 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/05/2012 03:21 AM, helices wrote: Hi! Suppose we have a standard QR code composed of hundreds of squares and their hundreds of square corners. (e.g., How can I get Gimp to round all of the internal and external square corners - let's say to a 10

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp-2.8_Save and save as bad behavior

2012-08-13 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/13/2012 09:09 PM, maderios wrote: On 08/13/2012 09:00 PM, Archie Arevalo wrote: On Monday 13 August 2012 11:35:38 Ken Warner wrote: But, continuing to *argue* here is fruitless. This is most certainly and sadly true. How about looking at it this way... We see the reasons behind

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp-2.8_Save and save as bad behavior

2012-08-14 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/13/2012 11:29 PM, maderios wrote: On 08/13/2012 09:45 PM, Ofnuts wrote: We see the reasons behind the change May you explain here the reasons of the change concerning save and save as ? Before: - Creates complex images with several layers, paths, masks - Wants a PNG to show Mr

Re: [Gimp-user] About bad new save export function in Gimp-2.8

2012-09-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/11/2012 08:38 AM, maderios wrote: Hi I'm not developper but I think it is certainly possible to give the choice in the configuration. Yes, but it's a bad idea. Having all the people using more or less the same Gimp is beneficial. The same tutorials work everywhere, and the people

Re: [Gimp-user] [Request] Do not confirm closing if unsaved image was exported/overwrited ?

2012-09-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/15/2012 12:56 AM, Akkana Peck wrote: Accidental work loss is the main reason I dislike the new model. I don't much mind the Save vs. Export split, or remembering when I need to type Ctrl-E vs. Ctrl-S -- but it's frustrating that I no longer have any way to tell whether all my JPGs have

Re: [Gimp-user] [Request] Do not confirm closing if unsaved image was exported/overwrited ?

2012-09-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/15/2012 08:00 PM, Akkana Peck wrote: Ofnuts writes: If you forgot to export as JPG but saved the image as XCF, then you can reopen Gimp and produce your JPG. Trouble, yes, data loss, no. Seriously? You save an XCF copy of every JPG you crop or rescale? For about 8x-20x (depending on size

Re: [Gimp-user] [Request] Do not confirm closing if unsaved image was exported/overwrited ?

2012-09-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/16/2012 02:23 AM, Liam R E Quin wrote: On Sat, 2012-09-15 at 23:12 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: [...] saving as XCF by accident may make you lose some time, but will never make you lose data, because you can always save the JPG again from the XCF. This isn't always true. For example, after

Re: [Gimp-user] Creating GIFs in GIMP

2012-10-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/04/2012 07:44 PM, Nik Omul wrote: As a workaround for adding ping-pong effect to your existing GIF animation install and run mirror-layers python script. You can find it here And doc is here;

Re: [Gimp-user] Error 17718 when opening a file

2012-10-12 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/09/2012 11:35 AM, Martijn wrote: Any clues on how I can repair the corrupted file? (Note: Upgrade to version 2.8.2 did not solve the issue) Did you try with the regular can opener for PSD files? ___ gimp-user-list mailing list

Re: [Gimp-user] Selection problems

2012-10-13 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/13/2012 10:55 AM, lost_shinigami wrote: Hi everyone, I am a new user and this is my second day using GIMP. I am doing this ( tutorial using GIMP in stead of photoshop. The first day went slow because I usually

Re: [Gimp-user] Creating GIFs in GIMP

2012-10-21 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/22/2012 03:08 AM, Lorgach wrote: Hi All Yet Again, When I discovered that the new version 2.8 of Gimp already has Python support incorporated in it I decided to download and install Gimp 2.8 onto my PC. I then tried to download the ‘’ file a few times from

Re: [Gimp-user] create a custom tool or run script at cursor?

2012-11-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/08/2012 12:54 AM, Dexter Filmore wrote: Is there a way to have a custom tool that executes commands where I point? I'd like to have a tool that where I click takes the foreground color via pipette and in the same spot immediately applies fill with the settings the fill tool is set at.

Re: [Gimp-user] Python script query

2012-11-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/09/2012 08:56 PM, Lorgach wrote: Hi, I’m trying to introduce myself to programming in Python for Gimp, however I’m having difficulty in trying to run some scripts and I’m hoping that some of the more knowledgeable members on the Forum will be able to give me some assistance. In order

Re: [Gimp-user] Python script query

2012-11-11 Thread Ofnuts
plug-ins that would speed up the editing of Gifs for me. Ofnuts ... I use your 'Mirror Layers' plug-in and find it a great help. It was this script that I was hoping to be able to modify so that I could build both a 'Delete Every 2nd Layer' and also a 'Delete All Layers from a specific one' plug

Re: [Gimp-user] create a custom tool or run script at cursor?

2012-11-12 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/11/2012 03:31 AM, Dexter Filmore wrote: Am Friday 09 November 2012 14:34:17 schrieb Ofnuts: I don't know any way to get at the pointer coordinates when the script is called. There are ways to give it coordinates (using a vector), but this is not as dynamic. How do you mean by using

Re: [Gimp-user] inverting picture

2012-11-13 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/14/2012 01:32 AM, Blk Jck wrote: I need to know how to invert a picture.. not flip or reverse and not invert colors.. Exam 1: dog facing looking away from me. Exam 2: ship coming at me at a 45deg angle...(invert)... ship going away at a 45deg angle. You can't... When the

Re: [Gimp-user] Text Along Path GIMP 2.8.2

2012-11-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/15/2012 08:48 PM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote: On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 11:38 PM, minyor wrote: Let me try to clarify this for you :) I think he meant that there's no 'Along path' button in the text toolbox anymore in the Ubuntu 12.10. And yeah, this is not great at all. So, is this just

Re: [Gimp-user] Text border

2012-11-27 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/26/2012 02:05 PM, Fabio Colella wrote: Hello, I create adverts with Gimp for my magazine . A feature that I need would be to create border around text. I reach this target with multiple shade effects or selecing the text using

Re: [Gimp-user] how to change stepsize for stroke path with pencil?

2012-12-27 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/27/2012 08:56 AM, Santi M.H. wrote: Hello, I'm using gimp 2.8.2 on debian wheezy and have a little problem, which can be reproduced like this: File - New (image size 640x400) Ellipse selection tool 60/60 500x280 select - to path select - none Pencil tool settings: mode: normal

Re: [Gimp-user] layers, new problem with old methods

2013-01-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/21/2013 05:19 PM, Michael Schumacher wrote: Original-Nachricht Datum: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 09:57:56 +0100 Von: Ofnuts An: Betreff: Re: [Gimp-user] layers, new problem with old methods On 01/21/2013 01:30 AM, Richard Gitschlag wrote

Re: [Gimp-user] Doing a select without the mouse?

2013-01-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/23/2013 05:00 AM, Gary Aitken wrote: Is it possible to do a rectangle select without the mouse? For example, with the rectangle tool selected, one can fill in the fields in the tool options to specify the coordinates and size of the rectangle, but I can't see a way to actually commit the

Re: [Gimp-user] Text to path not working, text cut off

2013-01-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/29/2013 10:07 PM, AllForGimpbut wrote: I've tried this a number of times and it was successful. This time nothing I try is successful. Problem: want some text along a circular path and the result of text to path is ALWAYS text is truncated at the 19th character. GIMP 2.8.2 on Ubuntu

Re: [Gimp-user] Tear off menu bug + work-around

2013-02-05 Thread Ofnuts
Working fine for me (2.6.8 on Kubuntu 10.04) On 02/04/2013 12:13 AM, Steve Kinney wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hey y'all, The GIMP's tear-off menus do not seem to work on Linux platforms. They tear off just fine but do nothing when used. This has been constant for

Re: [Gimp-user] crop visible layers

2013-02-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/21/2013 06:40 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:26:05 +0700 From: To: Subject: [Gimp-user] crop visible layers Dear Developers, It'll be useful if

Re: [Gimp-user] Adding Plugin frustration

2013-02-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/24/2013 03:43 PM, Carusoswi wrote: I want to add the Resynth plugin package to my Ubuntu 12.10 Gimp 2.8. I've located and downloaded the plugin, extracted it, found two plugin folder paths that show in the Gimp Preferences Folders box, placed copies of the plugin files in each of those

Re: [Gimp-user] Adding Plugin frustration

2013-03-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/03/2013 08:55 PM, Carusoswi wrote: Just ran the command. What do I do next? Where should I look in Gimp for this plugin if it is installed and working properly? Did you check if it shows up in the plugin browser (Help/Plugin browser)? Otherwise start Gimp from a terminal and check for

Re: [Gimp-user] Does GIMP Support RAW Images?

2013-03-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/05/2013 02:35 AM, Kasim Ahmic wrote: Ok I'll look into those programs, thank you! Although, do you know if there are any plans on supporting RAW? Sent from my iPod On Mar 4, 2013, at 5:42 PM, Matthew Miller wrote: On Mon, Mar 04, 2013 at 05:34:36PM -0500, Kasim Ahmic

Re: [Gimp-user] toolbox brush

2013-03-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/20/2013 05:53 AM, midniteblue wrote: hello.. i have problem in toolbox,i cant show the scale,the opacity for brushes the toolbox should be like toobox 1 ,but my toolbox as appear in toolbox 2 picture, please help me how to make toolbox for brush appear like default one,cause i ever

Re: [Gimp-user] gradient tool

2013-03-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/24/2013 11:05 PM, Helen wrote: Thanks, yes, I've found that one, and it works to fill an entire selection. But I like the 3-d effects of, for example, the Tube Red. The sharp crisp color and the sense of depth, but not the red. I guess there's no way to turn it green and blue w/o

Re: [Gimp-user] bucket fill - my fault or a bug ?

2013-03-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/27/2013 05:10 PM, 3052192 wrote: OS Win 7 64 bit / RAM 16 GB Hi friends, I think I make mistakes in using the bucket-fill - option of GIMP. I want to use it for colouring (don't grin - by different shades of grey 5-10%) to make in black-and-white maps details like lakes or defined

Re: [Gimp-user] Fonts, Windows 8 and GIMP 2.8.4

2013-04-07 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/07/2013 10:49 PM, Linda Petersen wrote: Hello, I have been trying unsuccessfully for the past four hours to import fonts into Gimp. They are in the Fonts directory. I can see them. But when I launch GIMP and try to input fonts the only option I am given is Sans. Any help would be

Re: [Gimp-user] Creating Transparent WaterMark

2013-04-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/15/2013 01:29 AM, Steve Kinney wrote: On 04/14/2013 12:19 PM, WanderingPen wrote: I would like to add a hidden watermark to my photos, but not sure how to do so. I did find a tutorial of how to make the watermark in GIMP, but it was written using an old version of GIMP. I have the

Re: [Gimp-user] Question about XCF files

2013-04-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/29/2013 06:03 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Okay, question - if you can make tool edits to a text layer (filters, brushstrokes, etc.) and it will retain its status as a text layer (albeit with some modifications, which GIMP will warn you about if you try to edit the text later), why do

Re: [Gimp-user] Question about XCF files

2013-04-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/29/2013 07:14 PM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote: On Mon, Apr 29, 2013 at 9:06 PM, Ofnuts wrote: Uh? The only edits that don't seem to change the text status of a text layer are those done using the text tool itself (and the Move tool, of course) You can paint over a text layer

Re: [Gimp-user] How to make transparency gradiate?

2013-05-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/04/2013 03:54 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: You can also achieve the same result using paint tools. 1 - Eyedrop the background color. 2 - Switch to the Paintbrush and the color erase blending mode. Color erase is also a color-to-alpha transition. 3 - Start painting the background.

Re: [Gimp-user] How to make transparency gradiate?

2013-05-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/04/2013 10:06 PM, Tom Williams wrote: On 05/04/2013 01:04 PM, Ofnuts wrote: On 05/04/2013 03:54 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: You can also achieve the same result using paint tools. 1 - Eyedrop the background color. 2 - Switch to the Paintbrush and the color erase blending mode

Re: [Gimp-user] How to make transparency gradiate?

2013-05-05 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/05/2013 03:56 AM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Date: Sat, 4 May 2013 22:04:41 +0200 From: To: Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] How to make transparency gradiate? On 05/04/2013 03:54

Re: [Gimp-user] Drawing tools stopped working all of a sudden

2013-05-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/11/2013 01:56 PM, Retri wrote: Hello everyone. First and foremost a disclaimer: english isn't my mother tongue and I'm using GIMP in my own language so the tools names translation might not be 100% accurate. Also, I hope I haven't posted in the wrong section of the forum, if so, I

Re: [Gimp-user] Drawing tools stopped working all of a sudden

2013-05-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/11/2013 10:23 PM, Retri wrote: My usual check list; Is the problem on all images or only on one image? If on one image, it's more likely a selection or active later problem, otherwise it more likely some tool

Re: [Gimp-user] Patterns in GIMP

2013-05-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/22/2013 06:01 PM, Uniklaps wrote: Win 7 64 bit / GIMP 2.8.4 Hi, are there more patterns (like stripes and fine stripes) for the bucket fill option available in the tools menue?? If yes, is there a GIMP download link? Or is it possible (and if how) to make an own

Re: [Gimp-user] Anyone know...

2013-05-22 Thread Ofnuts
More like: - Set up everything (tools settings, active tool, brush, pattern, gradient, colors,...) like you want them to be - Edit Preferences Tool Options Save tool options now And from now on each time Gimp will restart with these saved settings. On 05/23/2013 02:04 AM, Alexandre

Re: [Gimp-user] question about scrambing images in gimp

2013-05-30 Thread Ofnuts
Filters/Blur/Pixellize: Or for fine details (text) FIlters/noise/spread...: On 05/29/2013 11:45 PM, KATHLEEN LORALEE KELLER wrote: Hi All, I'm new to gimp, but wanted to know if there's a way we can

Re: [Gimp-user] A Sad case of regression

2013-06-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/15/2013 01:36 PM, Renaud (Ron) OLGIATI wrote: This is a bit rich, coming from the country where we hear they are still whingeing about Decimalization and Metrication ;-3) Well, at least went metric, they didn't remain overly attached to their old warty version of a measurement system

Re: [Gimp-user] A Sad case of regression

2013-06-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/17/2013 06:38 AM, Liam R E Quin wrote: On Mon, 2013-06-17 at 00:52 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: if you only do local editing and save the image back with the exact same JPEG quality settings, the blocks which no changed pixels very quickly end up producing the very same data as their source

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP on Thin clients

2013-06-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/17/2013 12:50 PM, Gunold Brunbauer wrote: I`m a network administrator in a secondary school. In our computer network we have 15 thin clients. I´ve installed GIMP and it worked fine. But when the pupils start gimp, then there are always some workstations on which gimp ist very, very

Re: [Gimp-user] Can't get right color in text layerand

2013-06-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/18/2013 11:09 PM, cosmic wrote: I'm trying to add text to a button. No matter what text color I use it comes out a kind of brown. Tried it on BMP, JPG, GIF with several different text colors. Always same result. Attachments: *

Re: [Gimp-user] Can't get right color in text layerand

2013-06-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/18/2013 11:29 PM, cosmic wrote: Is the image color-indexed? I have no idea. See the Image/Mode/ menu. It is also indicated in the title bar. Change to RGB if not in RGB mode. ___ gimp-user-list mailing list List address:

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp 2.8.6 Windows - Queries new Plug-ins at every startup

2013-06-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/26/2013 10:54 PM, Michael Schumacher wrote: On 26.06.2013 22:43, Kevin Payne wrote: Perhaps you could leave it buggy and maybe these python script writers with problems won't see their changes ignored:

Re: [Gimp-user] error animated Gif

2013-07-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/02/2013 05:55 AM, fvn18 wrote: Use Optimize (for GIF), not Optimize (Difference). Optimize (Difference) doesn't take into account that GIF cannot do partial transparency (and neither can Filters-Animation-Playback), so it's not really useful, unless maybe for animated PNGs. Thanks for

Re: [Gimp-user] error animated Gif

2013-07-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/04/2013 01:03 AM, fvn18 wrote: Plenty of images... except an XCF that would look like the source of an animated GIF? But I don't see anything technically wrong with animation optimize difference.gif, in particular I can't see the shadows in your screenshot (tries with Firefox and

Re: [Gimp-user] Fix photo with uneven exposure

2013-07-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/20/2013 03:57 AM, billlee wrote: I hurriedly photographed the text in a greeting card and have uneven lighting and underexposure that I'd like to correct. Please see attachment, in which I've increased the brightness and contrast and then desaturated. This helps but it needs lots more!

Re: [Gimp-user] feature request: alpha level

2013-07-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/22/2013 09:34 PM, Daniel Hornung wrote: On Monday, 22. July 2013 08:38:00 Alex Vergara Gil wrote: Hello GIMP developers: I am working on a project where I need to set all pixels below a level as alpha channel, is there a quick way to achieve this? The level can be both set a priori or

Re: [Gimp-user] Is there a single bit that can accidentally flip an image to negative? (not Gimp specific)

2013-07-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/28/2013 08:01 PM, Jay Smith wrote: So, if I am understanding correctly, all I have to do is remove the profile and the image should be fine. Technically you should better replace the profile by a correct one... or convert the images to sRGB (not using the imbedded profile, profile)

Re: [Gimp-user] bucket fill

2013-07-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/29/2013 11:56 AM, Uniklaps wrote: Win 7 64 bit Hi, how can I use the bucket-fill option to fill an area surrounded by a dotted line? The dotted line is a path; so if I use a line for the dots, the bucket-fill works. But how can I step back after filling to change the

Re: [Gimp-user] Transparency Help Request

2013-07-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/31/2013 12:24 AM, CO-Ng wrote: Either I get this ( or I totally lose the transparency and

Re: [Gimp-user] batch mode in gimp?

2013-08-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/02/2013 10:47 AM, Josef Wolf wrote: On Do, Aug 01, 2013 at 09:44:59 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: For such simple processing, you should consider using ImageMagick. Thanks for the pointer, Ofnuts! I am currently using IM. But my processing got so complicated, including various levels of quoting

Re: [Gimp-user] batch mode in gimp?

2013-08-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/02/2013 02:22 PM, Paul Cartwright wrote: I would be interested in a script that does resizing.. I do that on most of my images to send in email add to web pages.. Sometimes I use my Samsung Galaxy camera, other times my Nikon raw images.. I'm pretty good with shell scripts, if I have a

Re: [Gimp-user] bounds of selection outside a image

2013-08-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/02/2013 04:28 AM, Tetsuya YUASA wrote: Hello, I want to crop several images in same aspect ratio. So I checked Fixed option and set proper values in tool box. And sometimes I want to complement image with background color if selection is larger than original size. I this case, I add a

Re: [Gimp-user] batch mode in gimp?

2013-08-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/03/2013 11:57 AM, Josef Wolf wrote: On Fr, Aug 02, 2013 at 08:18:58 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: On 08/02/2013 10:47 AM, Josef Wolf wrote: On Do, Aug 01, 2013 at 09:44:59 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: For such simple processing, you should consider using ImageMagick. Thanks for the pointer, Ofnuts! I

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2013-08-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/09/2013 12:42 PM, pitibonom wrote: It's quite natural to hope saving a pic in the format it has been loaded. Load a jpg ? ok, modify it and save it as jpg. Why is it natural ? just because jpg format ( though it degrades the image quality at each save, but this is another question ) is red

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2013-08-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/09/2013 09:09 PM, Daniel wrote: On Fri, 2013-08-09 at 21:02 +0200, Ofnuts wrote: On 08/09/2013 12:42 PM, pitibonom wrote: It's quite natural to hope saving a pic in the format it has been loaded. Load a jpg ? ok, modify it and save it as jpg. Why is it natural ? just because jpg format

Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2013-08-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/10/2013 03:37 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: I can agree with you here. If: - No changes have been made since the last export command, and: - The current image has no XCF file associated with it Then IMHO this is a scenario where suppressing the Save changes? prompt can be quite useful

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