Re: [Gimp-user] XP sp3, Gimp hangs after a while

2010-09-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/09/2010 16:32, Vicki wrote: On Windows XP, this may have started after I upgraded to sp3 about a month ago. I'm going along using Gimp, everything is working fine, and then it hangs/freezes, - have to use the Task Manager to shut it down. I haven't noticed any pattern/triggering

Re: [Gimp-user] Removing broken scripts.

2010-09-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/09/2010 18:02, Cecil C. wrote: I use Gimp under Ubuntu 10.04. My question is fairly simple. I have been using Gimp since 2.0, and have copied scripts over from release to release. Usually, some of the copied scripts are broken when a new release is available, such as from 2.4 to 2.6.

Re: [Gimp-user] Rear page of scanned image visible when printing

2010-09-12 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/09/2010 11:41, Andreas Moroder wrote: Hello, I have scanned page from a book. On the screen all looks ok. Near the images I wanted to scan I see only light shades on the white background, but when I print the page this shades becomes much darker and visible and show the back side of

Re: [Gimp-user] How to switch off anti-aliasing in Rectangular Selection Tool?

2010-09-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 16/09/2010 16:05, nzn wrote: Hello, Is it possible to switch off an anti-aliasing option in Rectangular Selection Tool? There is a check boxAntialiasing, but it's always disabled. (I'm using GIMP 2.0.5, W2K) Thanks in advance, Tim. You are right. This is a silly bug in GIMP and it

Re: [Gimp-user] fuzzy around text

2010-09-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 28/09/2010 20:01, for...@gimpusers.com wrote: I'm new to Gimp and graphic design. I was able to create a logo with a transparent background. However, when I convert to jpg gif or png and then upload to my server (or insert into Word or PDF) it's fuzzy around the letters. Any idea what to

Re: [Gimp-user] fuzzy around text

2010-09-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 28/09/2010 23:43, Josh Bialkowski wrote: I'm new to Gimp and graphic design. I was able to create a logo with a transparent background. However, when I convert to jpg gif or png and then upload to my server (or insert into Word or PDF) it's fuzzy around the letters. Scaling is one reason

Re: [Gimp-user] Can't scale photo

2010-09-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 29/09/2010 03:06, for...@gimpusers.com wrote: I am trying to use the scale tool to enlarge a photo. When I increase the size the photo enlarges, but when I click the scale button to photo goes back to the original size and there is now extra white space. What could I be doing wrong?

Re: [Gimp-user] Removing Background

2010-09-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 30/09/2010 22:29, Beassweetpeas wrote: I have just got Gimp and want to remove backgrounds of images.On the video tutorials I have watched there is a box on the right hand side for choosing background. I dont have this although Im sure it was on when I installed it. I only have the

Re: [Gimp-user] focus blur

2010-10-01 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/10/2010 17:36, Frank McCormick wrote: Hello all-- I have a jpg which I would like to blur the background (focus blur I guess) - But I would like the blur to be gradual - when I have done this in the past the line between blurred and unblurred is too sharp. I have tried the

Re: [Gimp-user] Removing Background

2010-10-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/10/2010 16:04, Beassweetpeas wrote: What you want isn't removing the background, but extracting the foreground :-) And there is a tool for this next to the scissors tool (once your have a selection on th eforeground, your can invert it and strike delete to remove the background). I

Re: [Gimp-user] Starting extension very slow

2010-10-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/10/2010 09:21, Kekko wrote: Hi, this is the first time I post something in this forum, so let me thank you in advance for your amazing work and website. The pb I have is that I'm noting since a lot of time a very slowness in loading the extension at the startup of GIMP. This happened

Re: [Gimp-user] Starting extension very slow

2010-10-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/10/2010 14:00, Kekko wrote: On 03/10/2010 09:21, Kekko wrote: Hi, this is the first time I post something in this forum, so let me thank you in advance for your amazing work and website. The pb I have is that I'm noting since a lot of time a very slowness in loading the extension

Re: [Gimp-user] scale problem while printing

2010-10-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/10/2010 10:40, nal sanj wrote: is there anyone on this mail-list answering queries? Nobody is really paid for this... I don't print directly from Gimp, but 1) did you check the ignore page margins in the print/image settings dialog tab? 2) the margins could be mandated by your

Re: [Gimp-user] Eps logo not appearing in gimp

2010-10-06 Thread Ofnuts
Is Gimp telling you anything on the error console? (Dockable dialogues/Error Console)? Do you have Ghostscript installed (seems to be a prerequisite)? On 06/10/2010 02:43, artlog wrote: Hi all, I have a beginners problem. I have a logo in .eps . And I have to make a poster with this

Re: [Gimp-user] Eps logo not appearing in gimp

2010-10-06 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/10/2010 11:54, artlog wrote: I realize that the .eps file is white also when I open it with other programs (it can't be a problem from this file, because I got it from professional). This is an assumption I wouldn't make. Professionals make mistakes, too. -- Bertrand

Re: [Gimp-user] Wacom tablet

2010-10-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 09/10/2010 15:36, gerard82 wrote: I want to buy a Wacom tablet for use in Gimp. I browsed the web and noticed they come in different sizes. Is size important and why? Not *that* important... bigger tablets mean wider moves, but bigger tablets are also more accurate. Personally I like my

Re: [Gimp-user] Circular Graphics

2010-10-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/10/2010 21:25, Maureen wrote: This is probably old hat for most of you, but I just can't figure out how to do this. I have a very nice rectangular jpg graphic that I want to change into a circle to be used for a circular sticker application. I created the graphic in PSE 8 and have

Re: [Gimp-user] help changing a color

2010-10-11 Thread Ofnuts
) in a format that support transparency (PNG or GIF). -- Ofnuts ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] Help with image alterations

2010-10-11 Thread Ofnuts
... so you can literally paint transparency. -- Ofnuts ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] Making part of an existing image partially transparent

2010-10-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/16/2010 07:05 AM, BlackDalek wrote: Ok, what I want to do is turning out to be a little more difficult than usual. I can find plenty of tutorials on making parts of images transparent or semi-transparent. I can work out how to do this from scratch, creating an image. The problem here

Re: [Gimp-user] Error when importing svg files

2010-10-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/17/2010 08:25 AM, iwafflecopter wrote: I'm a beginner with gimp and I could use some help. When I try importing a svg file, I get this message: Failed to import paths from 'C:\Documents and Settings\(my name)\My Documents\Downloads\Mister-Vector-Sample-Bundle\SUPER VECTOR BUNDLE I

Re: [Gimp-user] Layer masks: how do you memorize which color means opaque?

2010-10-19 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/19/2010 11:32 AM, yahvuu wrote: On 11.10.2010 18:29, Chris Mohler wrote: On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 2:18 PM, Patrick Horganphorg...@yahoo.com wrote: i'm curious how other people regard layer masks. In particular, which memory aids exist to remember when to use black and when

Re: [Gimp-user] OT - Having Problems Displaying Image Thumbnails

2010-10-23 Thread Ofnuts
Linux with minor changes. -- Ofnuts ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] gimptalk.com

2010-10-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 10/28/2010 05:50 PM, gerard82 wrote: Hi, Does anyone know what happened to gimptalk? When try to open http://www.gimptalk.com I get a server not found error. Gerard. I tried to register to it a couple of weeks ago, needed help (mistyped my email) and the Contact us page was jinxed.

Re: [Gimp-user] Help in installing GIMP from source

2010-11-01 Thread Ofnuts
This is really a question to ask on gimp-deveoper. If you look in the recent archives of that list, the person who maintains the gimp-win installers answered the same question very recently (to sum it up: not for the faint of heart:-). On 11/01/2010 07:07 AM, Benjamin Tan wrote: What

Re: [Gimp-user] scaling image in centimeters

2010-11-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/02/2010 11:13 PM, Lorenzo Bettini wrote: Hi I must admit I'm kind of newbie in image editing... I was trying to resize a photo to 5x7 cm, using the scale image dialog, using centimeters... however the resulting image is smaller, and also the grid, when set to cm, (using 100% zoom)

[Gimp-user] Connfiguration of Wacom Bamboo under Ubuntu

2010-11-05 Thread Ofnuts
Hooked my Wacom Bamboo to my new (K)Ubuntu PC and everything works nicely (even better than under Windows). However the Bamboo has an area with four buttons and a touch pad that I would like to put to good use. So 1) where do I configure that? 2) what are typical good uses for it?

Re: [Gimp-user] text processing script

2010-11-13 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/13/2010 11:12 AM, Damien wrote: Hello the list ! I am totally new to the Gimp and would need to write a script that does the following: There are two ways to script Gimp: Scheme (a LISP derivative) that is built-in, and Python that may be part of your install (and can be otherwise

Re: [Gimp-user] Beginner's ? re selection/move

2010-11-13 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/13/2010 06:18 PM, hermitsoul wrote: I've been using Gimp for over a year for simple projects. I've always been able to use the rectangle select tool and then crop an image. For some reason, now whenever I try to use the rectangle select tool, it includes the move function and just

Re: [Gimp-user] gmic and Gimp 2.6

2010-11-14 Thread Ofnuts
: your own: ~/.gimp-2.6/plug-ins and the common one: /usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/. Adding stuff in the common one requires root access (or sudo), but you should be able to drop the plug-ins in your own. -- Ofnuts ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] reporting crashes

2010-11-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/15/2010 01:58 PM, Matteo Sisti Sette wrote: Hi, I'm using GIMP under Ubuntu and it is very unstable. It crashes and closes suddenly without any error message. Is there a place where I can find some kind of log, or dump or whatever? And if so, where can I post it? If there was any

Re: [Gimp-user] (no subject)

2010-11-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/17/2010 06:56 AM, Yar wrote: I'm not an expert Gimp user so maybe I'm just not looking in the right place for this. I've been Googling for hours and finally gave up. I need to shape an image to follow a path or curve. Since I can't do it, I'm not sure how I can show you what I

Re: [Gimp-user] Pytho-Fu window not visible

2010-11-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/18/2010 03:17 PM, gnagflow wrote: I installed Python 2.6.6 - 32bit on a PC HP Elite 7100 with i7-860 processor (64-bit) and the other necessary software components according to the install pyton Fu tutorial on this web site. After that I installed gimp 2.6.11. I see the Menu-Item

Re: [Gimp-user] Erasing with every Drawing tool

2010-11-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/24/2010 03:01 PM, hannes61 wrote: 11/24/2010 12:13 PM keltezéssel, hannes61 írta: Wouldn't it be great if every tool could be used as an eraser? Using the Airbrush in one color and removing something with it by choosing transparency. This has the effect that the eraser has the

Re: [Gimp-user] Opens only in 72 dpi

2010-11-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/25/2010 01:32 PM, anja80 wrote: Ok, I have a picture that is 300 dpi. When I open that one it states that it is only 72 dpi. I can change it to 300 dpi again, but haven't I lost any data from the image file then? The DPI is just an indication... the only place where it really

Re: [Gimp-user] Questions About Creating Panoramas From Several Images

2010-11-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 11/30/2010 01:09 AM, Mark Phillips wrote: I followed the instructions for creating a panorama from 4 pictures in the Beginning Gimp book (Apres - AkkanaPeck) and it looks great except I have a dark vertical shadow where two of the images meet. How do I get rid of it? I am working on

Re: [Gimp-user] Mikethedj4's Self Introduction

2010-12-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/03/2010 03:21 PM, Jernej Simončič wrote: On Fri, 03 Dec 2010 12:13:01 +0100, mikethedj4 wrote: Sorry didn't know BBCode wasn't enabled. There's no such thing as BBCode on Usenet. pedantic Gimp-user being a mailing list, it's not Usenet either :-) /pedantic

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP ignores my screen resolution settings

2010-12-04 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/04/2010 08:31 PM, Johnny Rosenberg wrote: Edit → Preferences → View → Screen resolution → Calibrate… → I measured on the screen and got 424 mm horisontally and 185,5 mm vertically. The result was a resolution of 95.849×95.849 dpi. Restarted GIMP, created a new image of 100×100 mm,

[Gimp-user] Refocus plug-in

2010-12-05 Thread Ofnuts
with recent versions of Gimp) -- Ofnuts ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] Refocus plug-in

2010-12-06 Thread Ofnuts
this source requires patches to work with recent versions of Gimp) -- Ofnuts Don't know if this is any help but... both http://refocus.sourceforge.net/ http://sourceforge.net/projects/refocus/ note refocus as version 0.9 (dated 2003). I am currently migrating from a debian based

Re: [Gimp-user] Refocus plug-in

2010-12-08 Thread Ofnuts
http://hphsite.de/ baiscally says 403) (I understand this source requires patches to work with recent versions of Gimp) -- Ofnuts Don't know if this is any help but... both http://refocus.sourceforge.net/ http://sourceforge.net/projects/refocus/ note

Re: [Gimp-user] Refocus plug-in

2010-12-09 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/09/2010 04:55 PM, Dick Smith wrote: I think I didn't send this reply to the list only to Ofnuts, sorry about that. Ok, I tried to install Refocus on Ubuntu 10.04. Downloaded, untarred to my home folder and ran ./configure, this is what I got: checking for a BSD compatible install

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp won't open

2010-12-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/11/2010 04:30 AM, Phillip Hatfield wrote: Computer: MacBook Pro OS: Mac OS X 10.6.5 Snow Leopard Processor: 2.26 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Memory: 2 GB 1067 MHz DDR3 Gimp will not open. I tried reinstalling it, but that didn't help. I tried reinstalling X11/XQuartz, logging out of my account,

Re: [Gimp-user] Why doesn't drawable area follow the dimensions of a layer?

2010-12-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/16/2010 06:21 AM, Lambertus wrote: Hello David and thank you for the quick reply! Now, using the word Canvas rather than Drawable area makes things a lot more sane immediately, and your explanation is accurate and acceptable. Maybe this is the same situation I have. I have a picture

Re: [Gimp-user] Lost pressure in 2.7

2010-12-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/18/2010 01:23 PM, d_rylander wrote: I recently upgraded to Gimp 2.7 from 2.6.x and I now find that I don't have pressure sensitivity in it anymore. There's no Pressure Sensitivity dropdown menu in the tools. I think it is enabled in Input Devices, however my setup screen doesnt look

Re: [Gimp-user] XP: GIMP is looking for plug-ins, cannot find anything....

2010-12-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/19/2010 01:02 AM, photocomix wrote: Since the plugin are initialized at loading time i may only think to same old incompatible plugin left by previous version installed If that just go to C:/Documents and Settings/ YOUR NAME/ and there just delete the gimp folder Then reload (no

Re: [Gimp-user] Just Getting Started

2010-12-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/22/2010 09:29 PM, sweetievee wrote: I'm just getting started with GIMP 2.6 and I have no idea what I'm doing. I've tried doing an internet search for tutorials but I'm having trouble finding ones specific to my needs and ones that are based on the version of GIMP that I'm using. I

Re: [Gimp-user] warp by points

2010-12-26 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/26/2010 04:28 AM, Peter Keller wrote: What I'd like to be able to do is something like georeferencing images in a GIS. That is, having a base image I refer to, create a series of points on the base and another image of a different scale that correspond to the same places, and the new

Re: [Gimp-user] gradient based on manual (lasso) selection

2010-12-26 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/26/2010 07:55 PM, Eric P wrote: GIMPers, Is there a way to create a gradient (black-white) based off a closed lasso selection? So the resulting gradient would start black along the edge of the selection and expand out to white in all directions away from the selection. My end

Re: [Gimp-user] Merging n everything

2010-12-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 12/28/2010 08:41 PM, rainman400 wrote: now the way i know around it is to actually manually copy and paste each layer of the xcf i got from saving the animated text onto the each layer in a new xcf with the main background.. but for 70 odd frames that gonna be a pain. and i was thinking

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp not Recognizing Tablet

2011-01-02 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/02/2011 08:11 AM, sacrificed4ha...@aol.com wrote: I tried to install my wacom tablet into the Gimp program, but nothing happened. In Gimp, I went under Preferences, went to Input Devices and clicked on Configure Extended Input Devices. A pop-up came up and said No Extended Input

Re: [Gimp-user] Fwd: Gimp not Recognizing Tablet

2011-01-05 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/06/2011 08:26 AM, sacrificed4ha...@aol.com wrote: I still need help with this... :( -Original Message- From: sacrificed4happy sacrificed4ha...@aol.com To: ol o...@unice.fr Sent: Sun, Jan 2, 2011 12:41 am Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp not Recognizing Tablet I already have

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp not Recognizing Tablet

2011-01-07 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/02/2011 08:11 AM, sacrificed4ha...@aol.com wrote: I tried to install my wacom tablet into the Gimp program, but nothing happened. In Gimp, I went under Preferences, went to Input Devices and clicked on Configure Extended Input Devices. A pop-up came up and said No Extended Input

Re: [Gimp-user] Gimp not Recognizing Tablet SOLVED?

2011-01-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/09/2011 01:13 AM, David Herman wrote: On Friday 07 January 2011, Ofnuts wrote: On 01/02/2011 08:11 AM, sacrificed4ha...@aol.com wrote: I tried to install my wacom tablet into the Gimp program, but nothing happened. In Gimp, I went under Preferences, went to Input Devices and clicked

Re: [Gimp-user] Filters Gone HELP PLEASE

2011-01-15 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/15/2011 01:38 PM, Jenette wrote: I've been using GIMP 2.6 for around 2 months now, and my filters haven't been working... I've tried almost everything to make it work! When I click my filters tab, I only get three choices. Repeat Last ( Greyed out ) Re-Show Last ( Greyed out ) Reset

Re: [Gimp-user] Templates...

2011-01-16 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/16/2011 02:48 PM, Cécile Barbe wrote: Hi I just discovered how to create templates. But I wonder how to apply it on a picture? When I open it it appears all black! Does anyone knows how to apply a template on picture alraedy open! Especially with a shape! As the doc says: Templates

Re: [Gimp-user] Scaling images

2011-01-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/17/2011 10:31 AM, Jeremy Nell wrote: I am new to Gimp (converted from Photoshop because I migrated to Ubuntu). Gimp is great and I'm enjoying its speed and power. But I am struggling with a few things, some of which I'll mail to this list and hopefully get some feedback. When scaling

Re: [Gimp-user] Deleting multiple layers

2011-01-19 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/19/2011 07:03 AM, Jeremy Nell wrote: If I select multiple layers (by, say, ctrl-clicking), I should have the option to drag all of them into the bin. But can you select multiple layers? Not as far as I know... Unless I've missed it somewhere, is there is a script enabling the deletion

Re: [Gimp-user] Deleting multiple layers

2011-01-19 Thread Ofnuts
, 2011-01-19 at 09:16 +0100, Ofnuts wrote: On 01/19/2011 07:03 AM, Jeremy Nell wrote: If I select multiple layers (by, say, ctrl-clicking), I should have the option to drag all of them into the bin. But can you select multiple layers? Not as far as I know... Unless I've missed it somewhere

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie: script for comverting eps line drawings to gif

2011-01-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/20/2011 02:24 AM, Ray Tayek wrote: hi, i have a lot of eps files that i need to convert to gif (or png). i was trying to use image magic, but not having any luck. i am a programmer, but i do not know lisp. if i import an eps into gimp and save it as a gif, it look pretty good. but i

Re: [Gimp-user] Filters Gone HELP PLEASE

2011-01-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/20/2011 01:50 PM, Jenette wrote: 4) Started Gimp 2, and kept x-ing out the plug-in error. What does that mean? What error? Any message? What does it say? ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

Re: [Gimp-user] Colour picker

2011-01-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/20/2011 03:55 PM, Jeremy Nell wrote: What is the reason for the colour picker not being able to pick colours on layers outside of the currently active layer? Is there a script / plugin that one could install to enable the picker to act more globally? Maybe because 1) it's coherent

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie: script for comverting eps line drawings to gif

2011-01-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/20/2011 11:40 PM, Ray Tayek wrote: At 03:06 AM 1/20/2011, you wrote: On 01/20/2011 02:24 AM, Ray Tayek wrote: hi, i have a lot of eps files that i need to convert to gif (or png). i was trying to use image magic, but not having any luck. ... Not with Gimp... this is the kind of

Re: [Gimp-user] Filters Gone HELP PLEASE

2011-01-20 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/21/2011 03:48 AM, Jenette wrote: Ofnuts : This is one of the errors : The prograam can't start because libgimppui-2.0-0.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this program. and so much more o_o So let's fix this first... did you reinstall

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie: script for comverting eps line drawings to gif

2011-01-21 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/21/2011 09:13 AM, Ray Tayek wrote: At 03:26 PM 1/20/2011, Ofnuts wrote: ... All of them produce an image with less pixels than the conversion in Gimp... (235x235 instead of 326x326). If you look at the EPS it specifies a 235x235 bounding box, and a scale factor to shoehorn

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie: script for comverting eps line drawings to gif

2011-01-21 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/21/2011 04:30 PM, Mike Williams wrote: Would someone please post the differences between page3.eps and page3b.eps? I tried changing scale to 1.0 1.0 and get an image with a thicker outer border, but the image is clipped, only the lower left corner of the figure is shown and the

Re: [Gimp-user] newbie: script for comverting eps line drawings to gif

2011-01-22 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/22/2011 10:38 AM, Ray Tayek wrote: At 02:03 AM 1/21/2011, you wrote: On 01/21/2011 09:13 AM, Ray Tayek wrote: what should the values be for bounding box? current bounding box size/current scaling factor=235/.47166=498,24 (I used 500) i understand that. what about a bounding box

Re: [Gimp-user] Filters Gone HELP PLEASE

2011-01-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/23/2011 08:20 AM, Jenette wrote So let's fix this first... did you reinstall as recommended? Can you open a command prompt, and do: dir c:Program Files\Gimp2.6 /sgimpinstall.txt and paste the results here (replace c:Program Files\Gimp2.6 by whatever directory Gimp has been

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp 2.7.3

2011-01-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/24/2011 04:36 PM, Ed Redman wrote: I recently updated gimp to 2.7.3 on a ubuntu 10.10 x64 system. When I try to use levels, brightness contrast etc. Gemp segfaults. babl-format.c:389 babl_format_new() Trying to reregister BablFormat 'R'G'B' double' with different id! Could not

Re: [Gimp-user] Scaling / rotating images and focus

2011-01-26 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/26/2011 09:22 AM, Jeremy Nell wrote: The more I work in Gimp, the more I realise that this is something that needs to be looked at by the developers, as it is not very intuitive. Again, I've found how the focus of the image being rotated / scaled interferes with the rest of the working

Re: [Gimp-user] Sizing Question

2011-01-27 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/27/2011 08:47 PM, garfalz...@aol.com wrote: I have a jpg file, sized at 8.5 x 11, resolution 300 dpi. When I attempt to print that file, either directly to the printer or to pdf, the output size says it will be 8.5 x 11 but instead always prints at a fraction of that (about 2.5 x 4).

Re: [Gimp-user] Using Script-Fu, how can I get coordinates selected by a user on an image?

2011-01-27 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/28/2011 02:02 AM, Rob Frohne wrote: Hi All, I am trying to write a script-fu script to process white board photos. I want to select four coordinates to do a perspective-transformation and crop on. Is there a way to interactively let a user select points on a photo and get that

Re: [Gimp-user] Add brush?

2011-02-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/08/2011 01:45 PM, . wrote: How do I add a brush to Gimp that I downloaded Copy it to the brushes directory in your Gimp profile (~/.gimp-2.6 on Linux, c:\users\{your_id}\.gimp-2.6 in Vista/W7), c:\Documents and Settings\{your_id}\.gimp-2.6 on WinXP).

Re: [Gimp-user] Change background to tranparent?

2011-02-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/08/2011 08:23 PM, . wrote: I made a web banner (728 x 90) but forgot to set the background to being transparent (so the web page background can show through). Do you know how I can easily change the background of the banner to transparent? If the background is a rather different

Re: [Gimp-user] Color Selection with color to alpha

2011-02-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/17/2011 03:00 AM, Suntot wrote: Well, I am new at this. Not even sure if what I am attempting is possible. I am trying to change a specific color in an image. If I use 'color selection' the edges don't change color. So I am trying to use color to alpha... But, when I select by color,

Re: [Gimp-user] How to make 1 image out of 2?

2011-02-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/17/2011 01:12 PM, mikepain...@safe-mail.net wrote: Dear experts, How can I make 1 image out of 2 images? I have made - 1 image with a black line on white background saved as xcf - 1 image with a black letter A on white background saved as xcf Both images are rectangulars. I scaled

Re: [Gimp-user] Color Selection with color to alpha

2011-02-18 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/17/2011 11:24 PM, Suntot wrote On 02/17/2011 03:00 AM, Suntot wrote: Well, I am new at this. Not even sure if what I am attempting is possible. I am trying to change a specific color in an image. If I use 'color selection' the edges don't change color. So I am trying to use color to

Re: [Gimp-user] Split Image into strips

2011-02-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/25/2011 04:55 PM, Dragonlord666 wrote: I've searched the forum but cannot find a way to do this. it's probably looking me in the face but.. What I need to do is, take an image, split it into strips about 1/4 inch wide but have them so I can put them back. the actual size of the

Re: [Gimp-user] Split Image into strips

2011-02-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 02/25/2011 06:13 PM, Burnie West wrote: On 02/25/2011 08:40 AM, Ofnuts wrote: On 02/25/2011 04:55 PM, Dragonlord666 wrote: I've searched the forum but cannot find a way to do this. it's probably looking me in the face but.. What I need to do is, take an image, split it into strips

Re: [Gimp-user] Levels hardly ever work

2011-03-06 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/07/2011 08:50 AM, Jeremy Nell wrote: Ubuntu 10.10, GIMP 2.6, image mode is SRGB. That's about it, really. I import a photo, for example, and sometimes the Levels work and sometimes they don't. Curves work, so I use them instead. On 07/03/2011 09:46, Olivier Lecarme wrote: Jeremy

Re: [Gimp-user] Compatibility Security Settings

2011-03-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/24/2011 10:16 PM, Stefan Maerz wrote: We are trying to use GIMP in one of our online learning classes. I am trying to verify if GIMP 2.6 is Windows7 compatible and will run on a computer whose users are not administrators. Will it run on computers with local user right set as

Re: [Gimp-user] white balance in JPG files.

2011-03-28 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/28/2011 05:08 PM, s.kortenweg wrote: I have some jpg files with a wrong white balance. Flash refused by taking the picture. How can i correct this in GIMP? http://luca.dealfaro.org/Whitebalance This is a very simple script to use: - use the color picker to set the foreground color

Re: [Gimp-user] Image-defined Select Tool

2011-03-30 Thread Ofnuts
On 03/30/2011 07:21 AM, Giridhari wrote: Having performed this Edge Detect and obtaining something which does cover the areas I would like to work with, I can then Select from this and have a selection which is fairly close to all the area I would like to then process. There may be a

Re: [Gimp-user] How can you make files open in one instance of gimp?

2011-04-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/10/2011 08:09 PM, Rob Frohne wrote: Hi All, I'm trying to streamline a daily activity processing photos with Gimp by using incrontab (which makes it when you add files to a directory, it will automatically run a program to deal with the event). I have a python-fu script that I

Re: [Gimp-user] Explicit manipulation of Alpha Channel.

2011-04-19 Thread Ofnuts
On 04/19/2011 10:35 PM, Frederico Zveiter wrote: Hi Folks, Can anyone teach me how to do the steps described in the article How do I Import Alpha Textures? (http://unity3d.com/support/documentation/Manual/HOWTO-alphamaps.html) but with GIMP? Is special, how can I create an explicit alpha

Re: [Gimp-user] Changing a Text Layer

2011-05-11 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/11/2011 08:18 PM, Noel Stoutenburg wrote: Rhino wrote: What am I doing wrong? How do I access the layers that I created before the current layer? If you want to make changes to an existing text layer, in the layer dialog, make the layer containing the text you want to change the

Re: [Gimp-user] How to remove background of shadowed and/or low-resolution and/or more complex images

2011-05-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/24/2011 10:23 PM, peter kostov wrote: Another option is painting on a layer mask - it is like the eraser tool, but much more convenient to rework and correct. But it is almost impossible to achieve crisp edges this way. For hard and crisp edges it may be better to use the pen tool and

Re: [Gimp-user] How to creat this ?

2011-05-26 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/26/2011 09:54 AM, michi17771 wrote: How to make this animation ? http://image24.net/uploads/980102b833zdwammw.gif IMHO: motion blur (radial) and a couple of frames with that rotated 10-15° CW and CCW, I'd say. ___ Gimp-user mailing list

Re: [Gimp-user] Advice on oddly-coloured images

2011-05-29 Thread Ofnuts
On 05/29/2011 10:40 AM, Christopher Dawkins wrote: Please excuse a non-GIMP query, but I have been a GIMP user (an inexpert one) since the last century and this is the only graphics-related list I am on. My query is on http://archives.felsted.org/pdfprob/ The problem is that images

Re: [Gimp-user] Rotation witout cropping.

2011-06-25 Thread Ofnuts
On 06/26/2011 01:26 AM, John Culleton wrote: On Saturday, June 25, 2011 06:50:04 pm Daniel Hornung wrote: Hi John, do you rotate the layer or the image? Cheers, Daniel The image, using the tool on the left hand tool palette. How do I rotate both simultaneously? -- The thing on

Re: [Gimp-user] Color

2011-07-10 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/10/2011 06:36 PM, Steve221 wrote: For a person’s signature, I used the paint brush tool to make small changes to a text font and then saved the image with a transparent background in .xcf file. How do I now change the color of this image from black to another color? Thank You!

Re: [Gimp-user] Suggestions for GIMP layout

2011-07-31 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/30/2011 10:33 PM, John Culleton wrote: I have a different problem. I am processing a series of screen shots through Gimp to desaturate them (color pages cost more then B/W pages.) Each time I retrieve a screen shot from: /usr/local/active/scribusp and desaturate it I must chase down

Re: [Gimp-user] Working with imported images and layers

2011-07-31 Thread Ofnuts
On 07/31/2011 05:32 PM, Fred J wrote: This defaults to 100% IIRC. It only effects the *display* during transform. This is the time when it shouldn't display at 100%. Let's say I have a bunch of layers with various graphical elements. The one at the bottom is a photo that needs to be

Re: [Gimp-user] Help with batch processing

2011-08-03 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/04/2011 02:04 AM, Pablo Gustavo Rodriguez wrote: Hi everybody: I use Gimp just for personal pursposes like improving the colour of my photos, and I have a question that I couldn´t answer by myself so far. I use to take the same steps with every picture when improving the colour: I go to

Re: [Gimp-user] I need to learn how to rotate the entire image

2011-08-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/08/2011 02:27 AM, FortKnox wrote: Is there any way to just rotate a rectangular image? I have often scanned in something that's not square, it's often a brochure that's taller than it is wide. But when I scanned it, I had turn it sideways to get the whole thing visible to the

Re: [Gimp-user] Problem script-fu gimp-text-layer-get-text

2011-08-08 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/08/2011 12:57 PM, Volker Lenhardt wrote: Gimp 2.6.8 on Linux openSUSE 11.3 I need to extract text and font from a text layer. No problem, I thought, with gimp-text-layer-get-text and gimp-text-layer-get-font. But I find that the original text layer was cropped with

[Gimp-user] Align tool: is there a way to select layers I can't see?

2011-08-16 Thread Ofnuts
Whe I load a bunch of layers (File/Open as layers) they get loaded on top of each other. If I want to distribute them with the Align tool, I have to select them, but to select them, I have to see them, and to see them, I have to distribute them. Catch 22. So is there a secret handshake to

Re: [Gimp-user] Align tool: is there a way to select layers I can't see?

2011-08-21 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/21/2011 07:38 PM, bktheman34 wrote: Whe I load a bunch of layers (File/Open as layers) they get loaded on top of each other. If I want to distribute them with the Align tool, I have to select them, but to select them, I have to see them, and to see them, I have to distribute them. Catch

Re: [Gimp-user] Neon effect on jpg ?'s

2011-08-23 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/23/2011 08:17 PM, Longstreet wrote: Hello all. Noob here, with a question. I've used GIMP just enough to humiliate myself at my lack of knowledge, and am trying to get a handle on the whole image manipulation thing. For a first project, I'm trying to make a wallpaper for my phone. My

Re: [Gimp-user] 2.6.11 : C++ Runtime Error

2011-08-24 Thread Ofnuts
On 08/24/2011 09:58 PM, Jodko wrote: Hi everybody, First, I'd like to apologize concerning my English, but I'm French guy, so sometimes, I might be hard to understand me... I post here because I got a big C++ runtime issue which has been noticed several time as I could see in Google (not

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