Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-19 Thread Greg
--- David Gowers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks for your prompt answer but I don't think you got me right. I don't want to save the selected area of the image but rather the path (the outline) that is given by the selection so that I can use this selection outline to select a same area

[Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread Lars Ruoff
Hi, How can i save a selection (just the shape, not the content) to a file, so that i can use it in another image? Thank you, Lars ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread David Gowers
On 9/13/07, Lars Ruoff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, How can i save a selection (just the shape, not the content) to a file, so that i can use it in another image? First you need to save it to a channel (Select-Save); Then you can 'Save a copy' to some format like PNG, while that channel is

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread Lars Ruoff
Hello David, Thanks for your prompt answer but I don't think you got me right. I don't want to save the selected area of the image but rather the path (the outline) that is given by the selection so that I can use this selection outline to select a same area on another image. -Original

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread Raphaƫl Quinet
On Thu, 13 Sep 2007 15:38:56 +0200, Lars Ruoff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How can i save a selection (just the shape, not the content) to a file, so that i can use it in another image? You cannot really save the selection itself, but you can save and reuse a channel. To be more precise, XCF

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread David Gowers
On 9/14/07, Lars Ruoff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello David, Thanks for your prompt answer but I don't think you got me right. I don't want to save the selected area of the image but rather the path (the outline) that is given by the selection so that I can use this selection outline to

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread Michael J. Hammel
On Thu, 13 Sep 2007 15:38:56 +0200 Lars Ruoff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, How can i save a selection (just the shape, not the content) to a file, so that i can use it in another image? Save the selection to a channel (Select-Save to Channel). Save the image as an XCF file (which will save

Re: [Gimp-user] How to save a selection to file?

2007-09-13 Thread Lars Ruoff
Thanks to all, I managed to get it done with your different advice. Sorry for the noise, I'm a Gimp newbie for the moment. Lars -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Michael J. Hammel Sent: jeudi 13 septembre 2007 18:15 To: