Re: [Gimp-user] Tablet

2012-01-11 Thread Richard Gitschlag
In my experience (GIMMP 2.4 thru 2.6, Windows XP, Wacom Intuos 3) sometimes GIMP has trouble detecting the tablet during its startup routines. If this happens then you can still use the tablet to interact with interface elements (toolbars, menus, etc.) but when attempting to draw with it it

Re: [Gimp-user] scanning images

2012-02-28 Thread Richard Gitschlag
This is not actually a GIMP question, Scangear is its own separate utility. (I have an HP scanner and its scan utility is called PrecisionScan. Every scan utility works slightly different.) Still, have you searched Scangear's help files and/or documentation for the option to change your scan

Re: [Gimp-user] 2.8 rc1 on XP

2012-04-26 Thread Richard Gitschlag
] 2.8 rc1 on XP Are you running XP or something more recent? On 4/26/2012 8:48 AM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Win32 installer worked perfectly for me, the only problems I've had so far seem to be related to reloading Script-Fu scripts from inside GIMP. (Note to self: Double-check

Re: [Gimp-user] 2.8 rc1 on XP

2012-04-27 Thread Richard Gitschlag
: [Gimp-user] 2.8 rc1 on XP On 12-04-26 10:48 AM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Win32 installer worked perfectly for me, the only problems I've had so far seem to be related to reloading Script-Fu scripts from inside GIMP. What issue have you had related to reloading Script-Fu scripts from inside

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

2012-05-03 Thread Richard Gitschlag
I'm on the fence. On one hand, I fully understand the reason for this change; on the other, it's such a sudden change (compared to every previous version of GIMP ever) that it CAN (and, really, should) be handled better: When you use the Save As command and type a filename other than XCF, I

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

2012-05-03 Thread Richard Gitschlag
are the GIMP developers interposing their own preferences on all the people who use and support GIMP? They are making this a much more complicated and contentious problem than it needs be Alex Vergara Gil wrote: El 03/05/2012 09:42 a.m., Richard Gitschlag escribió: I'm on the fence. On one hand

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

2012-05-04 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: jvrom...@squirrel.nl To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Date: Fri, 4 May 2012 08:28:36 +0200 Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com writes: It is true, however, that many professional and commercial apps do not make

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

2012-05-04 Thread Richard Gitschlag
For myself, export/overwrite still seems clumsy when working on simple, one-off edits. OTOH, I no longer have to worry about accidentally flattening my 10-layer composition when saving a PNG and then forgetting to resave as XCF. I'm thinking the long-term gain of not having to recreate

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

2012-05-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Is it really that complicated to change the menus and dialog boxes or the existence of them based around user preferences? [...] Dan ___ gimp-user-list mailing list gimp-user-list@gnome.org

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

2012-05-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 5 May 2012 14:19:49 +0800 From: ngoonee.t...@gmail.com To: for...@gimpusers.com CC: t...@gimpusers.com; gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior ... (single-window on a tiling WM, whee!!) Speaking of which, the new

Re: [Gimp-user] LOVE thread - single window mode

2012-05-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Yse, single-window mode is definitely a new feature to love. I mentioned it elsewhere but in every previous version of GIMP I've used to date, every time I open an image file for any reason the first thing I have to contend with is the fact that it overlaps the toolbox windows. I tried

Re: [Gimp-user] LOVE thread - single window mode

2012-05-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 5 May 2012 17:26:23 -0400 From: ptilopt...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] LOVE thread - single window mode * Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com [05-05-12 15:52]: Now if GIMP would just remember that I want to run it maximized

Re: [Gimp-user] getting a screen shot of a screensaver?

2012-05-10 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Tell GIMP to grab a screenshot of the entire screen after a delay, and then immediately after you activate the screenshot, before the delay expires, lock the screen so the screensaver kicks in. I tested this and it works on Linux; I don't know if it will work on Windows. Yep, I'm on a

Re: [Gimp-user] Calm and rational Save/Export workflow report ;)

2012-05-10 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 10 May 2012 12:19:51 -0400 From: ptilopt...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Calm and rational Save/Export workflow report ;) * Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com [05-10-12 11:44]: (Damn it, why doesn't this mailing list have a proper

Re: [Gimp-user] Inital zoom ratio bug?

2012-05-13 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 13 May 2012 00:48:46 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] Inital zoom ratio bug? So I'm using Gimp 2.8 in single window mode and not fullscreen window on winXp. Initial zoom ratio is set to Fit to window.

Re: [Gimp-user] Inital zoom ratio bug?

2012-05-13 Thread Richard Gitschlag
But it sure sounds like a bug. I have further inspected my problem and it seems Gimp has a minimal window size that will resize to no matter what preferences I set for it. To reproduce the bug: 1. make singlemode window, 2. Resize Gimp's window the smallest you can (for me it's 454x591) 2.

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

2012-05-16 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Wed, 16 May 2012 14:38:43 +0200 From: si...@budig.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior If you use CTRL-E for Export to filename (which is available after the first export after saving to xcf) it does not ask for permission to

Re: [Gimp-user] Install 2.8 alongside 2.6 in windows?

2012-05-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org From: jernej|s-gm...@eternallybored.org Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 15:40:19 +0200 Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Install 2.8 alongside 2.6 in windows? On Thu, 17 May 2012 00:13:13 +0200, narkfestmojo wrote: GIMP 2.8 by default installs to a different directory than

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

2012-05-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
... 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 ones. For example: When you're using the

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP 2.8 per Windows, problem with the color picker

2012-06-02 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2012 17:09:14 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] GIMP 2.8 per Windows, problem with the color picker Sorry to be not very clear. I'm referring to the eyedropper in the Foreground change color and the

Re: [Gimp-user] GTK+ in Windows installer 2.8.0

2012-06-02 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2012 17:48:40 +0200 From: mek...@googlemail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] GTK+ in Windows installer 2.8.0 Which is the version of GTK+ included in Windows installer of GIMP 2.8.0? I think it is good idea to include this information in FAQ. Up to

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

2012-06-22 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 06:14:30 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior Isn't Gimp still open source? Hasn't one of the many great things about OSS always been that you can hack it,

Re: [Gimp-user] [Gimp-developer] Merge Save a Copy with Export As [was: Ditch the Save a Copy command (really)]

2012-06-23 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Numbers may not lie, but neither do they tell the whole truth. On Fri, 2012-06-22 at 14:46 -0700, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Seriously -- I propose that the Save a Copy... command should be removed and its functionality merged into the Export As... command. -- Liam Quin

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp 2.8 Bug - Disk read error

2012-06-24 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: w.macdon...@imperial.ac.uk To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2012 16:58:25 + Subject: [Gimp-user] Gimp 2.8 Bug - Disk read error Dear All, I happily used Gimp 2.4 and 2.6 for quite some time on my laptop. Now I have downloaded and installed Gimp 2.8 it won’t

Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x

2012-06-30 Thread Richard Gitschlag
2.) I open a JPEG and I want to save(!) it as JPEG. Why is GIMP starting to domineer over the user now (like e.g. MS Windows has been doing all the time) by changing the file type to XCF and forcing the user to export the image (that was opened as a JPEG!) if he wants to save it as a

Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x

2012-07-01 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2012 12:10:32 -0300 From: j...@jcoppens.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x On Sat, 30 Jun 2012 07:45:13 -0700 Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com wrote: There have been hundreds of emails

Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x

2012-07-02 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2012 02:17:04 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x Why I switched back to 2.6: Sliders- too weird for digital painting with a tablet. I would like more

Re: [Gimp-user] Thank you developers, for your patience.

2012-07-02 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2012 18:18:00 +0400 From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Thank you developers, for your patience. ...the discussion that isn't supposed to be happening anyway, given the already explained status quo, which is: we will

Re: [Gimp-user] Thank you developers, for your patience.

2012-07-06 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: l...@holoweb.net To: for...@gimpusers.com Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2012 19:21:20 -0400 CC: t...@gimpusers.com; gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Thank you developers, for your patience. On Thu, 2012-07-05 at 12:23 +0200, eduperez wrote: In my humble opinion, the quid of

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

2012-07-14 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:46:00 +0800 From: ngoonee.t...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp - 2.8 Usability Drop what 'community' and 'user base' is this that you speak of? All I see is some individuals with individual opinions and a varying lack of

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP won't handle simple copy-and-paste?

2012-07-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 17:53:09 +0200 From: schum...@gmx.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP won't handle simple copy-and-paste? Von: Keith Purtell kpurt...@imirus.com I open and copy the middle screen capture, then paste into my xcf. Then I have the middle

Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x

2012-07-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 21:08:29 +0400 From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Why I went back from GIMP 2.8 to 2.6.x On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 8:51 PM, pitibonom for...@gimpusers.com wrote: From my own part, what decided me to get back

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

2012-07-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 21:27:59 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior (JPEG and RTF are both low-quality editable formats which lose data/formatting, compared to the native XCF and

Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-07-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 18:19:43 -0400 From: dan...@yacg.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior That said, I am concerned about meta data. If there was meta data when imported, there should be at least the option of

Re: [Gimp-user] 2.6 to 2.8 Workflow

2012-07-20 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Nice, a topic about 2.8 migration issues OTHER THAN the save/export distinction! Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2012 20:52:06 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] 2.6 to 2.8 Workflow So I'm coming from 2.6 to the new 2.8 currently

Re: [Gimp-user] Consistency in Selection

2012-07-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2012 13:26:44 -0400 From: ad...@pilobilus.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] Consistency in Selection On 07/21/2012 12:59 PM, Andreas Lemke wrote: 3. Layer Groups When a layer group is selected and the move tool is active: Dragging moves not

Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-07-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 22 Jul 2012 04:44:51 +0400 From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior On Sun, Jul 22, 2012 at 3:43 AM, scott s. wrote: Well I can you if it is a GEOTiff (standard defined set of Tiff

Re: [Gimp-user] Device specific tool options

2012-07-22 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2012 18:04:31 +0400 From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Device specific tool options On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 5:55 PM, Mikael Ståldal wrote: It seems like GIMP save different tool options for different devices

Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-07-31 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2012 16:56:20 -0400 From: dan...@yacg.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior Agreed on that point. But since you brought up the tabbed interface, I thought I would bring up an expectation/usability

Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior

2012-08-01 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] DON'T HATE the new save vs. export behavior From: l...@holoweb.net To: strata_ran...@hotmail.com CC: dan...@yacg.com; gimp-user-list@gnome.org Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2012 14:39:19 -0400 On Tue, 2012-07-31 at 09:11 -0700, Richard Gitschlag wrote: As a quick

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

2012-08-07 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2012 11:23:49 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior Well habbits or not, I still wonder why it is explicitly disallowed to save as something other than xcf. As I

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

2012-08-08 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2012 18:28:56 -0400 From: j...@jaysmith.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior I just wish the developers would be open to conversation of how both types of workflows could be accommodated efficiently (both

Re: [Gimp-user] Timeline for sequenced layers - a hybrid compositor

2012-08-13 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 11:08:56 +0400 From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Timeline for sequenced layers - a hybrid compositor On Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 11:01 AM, Aditia A. Pratama wrote: 2. With sequence images, you'll work with a

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

2012-08-14 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 21:45:48 +0200 From: ofn...@laposte.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp-2.8_Save and save as bad behavior On 08/13/2012 09:09 PM, maderios wrote: On 08/13/2012 09:00 PM, Archie Arevalo wrote:

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP is GREAT!

2012-08-14 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2012 13:24:58 +0200 From: mader...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP is GREAT! PS: sorry for my bad english, I'm french Don't worry about that, the worst English always comes from native speakers who are just too lazy to use even their

Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated?

2012-08-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 15:29:59 +0200 From: si...@budig.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated? Hi Alessia. Alessia (ale...@gmail.com) wrote: I'm really asking because I'm not pro and I don't want to became but I'm, say, an

Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated?

2012-08-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 11:05:37 -0300 From: gwid...@mpc.com.br To: ale...@gmail.com CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated? And it is really that: not any o f the other fantastic features included in GIMP 2.8 is been commented upon, and

Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated?

2012-08-23 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 18:19:29 +0200 From: si...@budig.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated? Richard Gitschlag (strata_ran...@hotmail.com) wrote: there is something we can do to help the non-pro - and it does not interfere

Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated?

2012-08-24 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2012 10:40:47 +0200 From: si...@budig.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Save, Save As and Export separated? Richard Gitschlag (strata_ran...@hotmail.com) wrote: Okay, then what purpose does the Save a copy command do these days when from

Re: [Gimp-user] File format question

2012-09-09 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 9 Sep 2012 18:01:01 +0200 From: psiwea...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org; juan.olv...@gmail.com; christenanderson1...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] File format question Hey thanks for the link! I think I understood it. It's elitist, politicky crap, although an excess

Re: [Gimp-user] File format question

2012-09-11 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 9 Sep 2012 19:27:05 +0200 Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] File format question From: psiwea...@gmail.com To: strata_ran...@hotmail.com On Sun, Sep 9, 2012 at 6:40 PM, Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com wrote: So you know, there are several hundred emails on the mailing list

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

2012-09-11 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 18:50:54 -0700 From: kwarner...@verizon.net To: ofn...@laposte.net CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] About bad new save export function in Gimp-2.8 The obvious design that satisfies both groups has been offered several times and has been

Re: [Gimp-user] Save Export Complaints

2012-09-12 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:34:07 +0200 From: mader...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Save Export Complaints Most software, digikam, phot$p, firefox, avidemux, libreoffice, doesnt work like gimp but with standard way. Greetings -- Maderios No,

Re: [Gimp-user] Print shops file formats

2012-09-13 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 10:26:58 +0200 From: mader...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Print shops file formats On 09/13/2012 04:32 AM, Steve Kinney wrote On 09/12/2012 09:50 AM, jfrazie...@nc.rr.com wrote: [...] Ask how many print shops support psd

Re: [Gimp-user] Print shops file formats

2012-09-14 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:04:10 -0400 From: ad...@pilobilus.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Print shops file formats [snip] ... so our troll promptly hijacks the new thread, cuts out all the original content and returns the discussion to his (or her) one and

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

2012-09-15 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 09:24:54 -0700 From: nik-o...@yandex.ru To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] [Request] Do not confirm closing if unsaved image was exported/overwrited ? All the plugins handling non-native file formats are not built in GIMP library core, that's

Re: [Gimp-user] Layer group

2012-09-16 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sat, 15 Sep 2012 20:47:14 -0400 From: ger...@gb-photodujour.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] Layer group Is it possible to create a new layer group from a selection of layers ? I know that it's impossible to select more than one layer at the time but since

Re: [Gimp-user] xcf file corrupt?

2012-09-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2012 04:52:25 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] xcf file corrupt? GIMP closed while I was in the middle of saving an image and is now telling me that the xcf is corrupt and that there is no usable

Re: [Gimp-user] How to draw with pressure dependend brush size

2012-09-19 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2012 21:02:56 +0200 From: scl.gp...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] How to draw with pressure dependend brush size BTW is there a need to ship these Paint dynamics settings with GIMP? Kind regards, Sven [1]

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp 2.8 export, after save as keeps old files name

2012-09-19 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 03:48:15 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] gimp 2.8 export, after save as keeps old files name Hello, i have a question, when i open a new file and export it with ctrl+e, the gimp 2.8 exports

Re: [Gimp-user] alpha channels vs masks

2012-09-28 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Generally speaking, you can't directly modify the values of a layer's alpha channel: Paint tools (paintbrush, etc.) only ever increase a layer's alpha channel (by the tool's opacity factor), Eraser tool only ever decreases it. A layer mask gives you direct and more precise control over a

Re: [Gimp-user] alpha channels vs masks

2012-09-28 Thread Richard Gitschlag
-user] alpha channels vs masks Richard Gitschlag (strata_ran...@hotmail.com) wrote: Finally ... well, it seems that you can't actually add a layer mask to a layer group as a whole. I don't see why not though - that would give the ability to mask off a group of layers all at once

Re: [Gimp-user] Can't set Ctrl+Scroll shortcut

2012-10-04 Thread Richard Gitschlag
A little more specific please. Go to your GIMP Preferences, Input Devices Input Controllers, under the Active Controllers section doubleclick Main mouse wheel and you should have a dialog for configuring it. Is that part not working, or can you configure it but nothing changes in actual

Re: [Gimp-user] Grayscale and alpha layers

2012-10-22 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:04:41 +0200 From: psiwea...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] Grayscale and alpha layers Is there any way I can directly make a grayscale image into an alpha transparency channel? I mean, NOT involving selection? Because selection by color

Re: [Gimp-user] copying and pasting layer groups as layer groups

2012-10-25 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2012 02:16:04 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] copying and pasting layer groups as layer groups I'd like to be to select a layer groups and copy them over to another pre-existing image. I've

Re: [Gimp-user] export to non xcf

2012-10-29 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2012 21:09:10 +0100 From: schum...@gmx.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] export to non xcf Von: Donald Miller damill...@gmail.com Can't directly save to jpg, so exported. Export to jpg made png. Same for psd. Shouldn't name track chosen

Re: [Gimp-user] double exposure

2012-11-04 Thread Richard Gitschlag
If it's the term I'm thinking of there are maybe twenty different ways to do this in GIMP. But all of them have one thing in common - you need to import both source images as separate layers in the same image window. From that point you can: 1 - Set the top layer's mode to either Brightest or

Re: [Gimp-user] double exposure

2012-11-04 Thread Richard Gitschlag
you actually make a double-exposure on film), you'll have to adjust the values. Don't worry, the Screen mode doesn't result in clipping, so usually you don't loose all that much information. bw, Tobl Am 04.11.2012 16:10, schrieb Richard Gitschlag

Re: [Gimp-user] double exposure

2012-11-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
the values. Don't worry, the Screen mode doesn't result in clipping, so usually you don't loose all that much information. bw, Tobl Am 04.11.2012 16:10, schrieb Richard Gitschlag: If it's the term I'm thinking

Re: [Gimp-user] creating immage (gif) by drawing at the pixel level.

2012-11-15 Thread Richard Gitschlag
GIMP 2.8 should still include a 1x1 square brush by default ... just make sure to set your pencil tool's brush size to 1, then you can paint individual pixels. -- Stratadrake strata_ran...@hotmail.com Numbers may not lie, but neither do they tell the whole truth. Date:

Re: [Gimp-user] finding layers after file has been closed

2012-11-20 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Yours is one of these cases where the new (and somewhat controversial) save/export distinction in 2.8 is actually a good thing, since after outputting a flat JPG you find you now want to go back and update the layer composition - only to find that your JPG doesn't contain any layer

Re: [Gimp-user] Wacom pen causing automatic brush change

2012-12-02 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2012 00:17:41 +0100 From: schum...@gmx.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Wacom pen causing automatic brush change On 03.12.2012 00:09, ncpenn wrote: I am using gimp in Lubuntu 12.04 (using gimp 2.8). The Wacom attached is a Splash. When I

Re: [Gimp-user] Resolution

2012-12-14 Thread Richard Gitschlag
It's under Image Print Size -- Stratadrake strata_ran...@hotmail.com Numbers may not lie, but neither do they tell the whole truth. From: leon.white...@ntlworld.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2012 17:27:35 + Subject: [Gimp-user] Resolution

Re: [Gimp-user] Resolution

2012-12-15 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: Richard Gitschlag Sent: Friday, December 14, 2012 5:58 PM To: leon.white...@ntlworld.com ; gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: RE: [Gimp-user] Resolution It's under Image Print Size -- Stratadrake strata_ran...@hotmail.com Numbers may not lie, but neither do

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

2013-01-20 Thread Richard Gitschlag
In GIMP every time you paste something into the image it becomes a floating layer by default. In order to switch to another layer you need to: 1 - Anchor the selection down (it becomes part of whatever layer was selected before you used the Paste command). (Layer Anchor Selection or

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

2013-01-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
, 21 Jan 2013 17:17:14 +0100 From: schum...@gmx.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] layers, new problem with old methods Von: Richard Gitschlag strata_ran...@hotmail.com Sometimes I really miss the fact that GIMP has no paste in place command like Inkscape does

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

2013-01-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 14:06:41 -0500 From: ad...@pilobilus.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] layers, new problem with old methods Right now I can't think of a way to improve on the existing floating layer workflow. I can -- perhaps not changing the actual

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

2013-01-22 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:21:43 -0500 From: ad...@pilobilus.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] layers, new problem with old methods Floats belong to whatever layer or mask was current when the clipboard content was pasted in. You can only do two things with a

Re: [Gimp-user] Suggestions for the GIMP

2013-02-06 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2013 02:16:34 +0100 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] Suggestions for the GIMP - Secondly (and more importantly) it would seem that The GIMP is now enforcing that I use Ctrl + E to save my images, else it

Re: [Gimp-user] export vs save

2013-02-17 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 03:55:04 +0100 From: si...@budig.de To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] export vs save Daniel Hauck (dan...@yacg.com) wrote: Owe? Therein lies a kind of perspective concern. It's not a question of what is owed, but is what is wanted. The

Re: [Gimp-user] import vs open

2013-02-18 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: l...@holoweb.net To: cr33...@gmail.com Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 22:09:30 -0500 CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] import vs open Or I wasn't clear, I think. It's not really clean vs. dirty, but whether the canvas is new and unused and empty. E.g. try this in a

Re: [Gimp-user] crop visible layers

2013-02-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:26:05 +0700 From: ibnu.h...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] crop visible layers Dear Developers, It'll be useful if we can crop layers based on visibility. AFAIK gimp only capable crop current selected only. Thank you -- Best

Re: [Gimp-user] import vs open

2013-02-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 01:33:52 +0100 From: d.kup...@gmail.com To: s.korten...@hccnet.nl CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] import vs open We can improve programs, we can create better images but we're unable to change peoples (un)thinking habits. Please imagine what

Re: [Gimp-user] What is wrong with this picture?

2013-02-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] What is wrong with this picture? From: l...@holoweb.net To: strata_ran...@hotmail.com CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:35:07 -0500 I don't know where you get your results should be like this... you are not increasing the magenta channel by

Re: [Gimp-user] What is wrong with this picture?

2013-02-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] What is wrong with this picture? On 21.02.2013 19:13, Richard Gitschlag wrote: ...or what is wrong with my GIMP? This behavior persists in every 2.6 and 2.8 build I've tried, in fact I'm pretty sure I first discovered it somewhere

Re: [Gimp-user] Selection handles on a non freshly created selection

2013-03-01 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: olspookishma...@gmail.com Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2013 17:23:54 +0200 To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: [Gimp-user] Selection handles on a non freshly created selection Hello! Right after one makes a selection, say by using the Rectangle Select Tool, is presented with handles that

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

2013-03-01 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2013 16:07:36 +0100 From: darkwea...@euirc.eu To: mader...@gmail.com; gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] HATE the new save vs. export behavior Am 2013-03-01 15:50, schrieb maderios: Translation : Only the elite need gimp, others just need to pay for

Re: [Gimp-user] Selection handles on a non freshly created selection

2013-03-01 Thread Richard Gitschlag
There does not appear to be a way of e.g. directly scaling the selection channel only. Oops, spoke too soon - forgot that all Transform tools have the ability to operate on the selection channel instead of just a target image layer. -- Stratadrake strata_ran...@hotmail.com

Re: [Gimp-user] aliasing in vector images

2013-03-21 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 12:11:44 +0100 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] aliasing in vector images Thanks for the reply Steve! I think maybe my problem wasn't communicated from my end correctly. I have an SVG file

Re: [Gimp-user] gradient tool

2013-03-25 Thread Richard Gitschlag
On the one hand, using the Gradient Editor you can assign individual nodes to reference the foreground or background color instead of using a fixed color (right click a node handle and select the Color Type), however something like the Tube Red is actually a bit more complicated than a FG/BG

Re: [Gimp-user] gradient tool

2013-03-25 Thread Richard Gitschlag
But the Gradient Editor has been around pretty much forever, its window is just not loaded into the toolboxes by default. Try double-clicking a gradient from the Gradients dialog (on its icon/preview, not its name), this should bring up the Gradient Editor. Advance warning: You can't edit

Re: [Gimp-user] gradient tool

2013-03-25 Thread Richard Gitschlag
] gradient tool On 03/25/2013 10:03 PM, Richard Gitschlag wrote: Advance warning: You can't edit the preset gradients (minor design flaw common to all GIMP resources, really), you have to hit the Duplicate button on a desired gradient before you go into editing mode. Otherwise

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp displays rubbish when panning picture.

2013-03-29 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 15:06:07 +0100 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] gimp displays rubbish when panning picture. There is a workaround: instead of spacebar-panning, use Navigation Control at the bottom right of image

Re: [Gimp-user] invalid 32 bit .bmp exports in 2.8.4

2013-04-03 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Wed, 3 Apr 2013 16:51:28 +0200 From: for...@gimpusers.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org CC: t...@gimpusers.com Subject: [Gimp-user] invalid 32 bit .bmp exports in 2.8.4 creating a 32 bit .bmp file in 2.8.4 is not invalid. The file cannot be read by previous gimp or other programs.

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP dotted lines

2013-04-03 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Hi friends, how can I draw in GIMP freehanded curved interrupted lines (dotted; dot-dash-dot; dash-dash;...) ? To create lines first with a pencil and to use then the rubber gives uneven and so unsatisfactory results. Thanks for help! Konrad --

Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines

2013-04-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
From: dan...@yacg.com To: uni.kl...@t-online.de Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2013 16:12:35 -0400 CC: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines The email was, unfortunately, too large for the list due to the numerous attached images. *headdesk* Apparently, GIMP

Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines

2013-04-05 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2013 07:25:22 -0400 From: dan...@yacg.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines I think you can't really do that. But I will write up a little on how to work with the paths tool to achieve what you want. It was Inkscape

Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines

2013-04-06 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2013 23:32:08 -0400 From: ad...@pilobilus.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines Example: http://pilobilus.net/img/1_dot_brush.gbr I don't find a way to set the spacing of a brush on the fly in GIMP 2.8, maybe that's an

Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines

2013-04-06 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2013 23:29:24 -0400 From: ptilopt...@gmail.com To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] how to draw interrupted lines *headdesk* Apparently, GIMP .gdyn files are more bloated than MS Word documents perhaps you should try text instead of

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

2013-04-07 Thread Richard Gitschlag
Date: Sun, 7 Apr 2013 23:28:32 +0200 From: ofn...@laposte.net To: gimp-user-list@gnome.org Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Fonts, Windows 8 and GIMP 2.8.4 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

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