Re: Gimp problem
On Mon, 19 Sep 2011 11:23:49 -0400, Frank McCormick wrote:
> On 19/09/11 09:42 AM, Camaleón wrote:
>>>> Did you try to launch it from a new user, preferably a new/empty one?
>>> No, not yet but I will do
> A new user has the same problem...the box opens tall and thin,
> cannot be resized or moved and is too narrow to display the full
That's bad news.
>> BTW, what DE/WM are you using?
> Icewm, Fluxbox and Gnome....the problem exists under all 3.
>From GNOME also? Mmm, then I cannot reproduce it and I guess we share the
same gimp version (2.6.11-3).
>> Ah, okay, you were talking about the *combo box* selector, not the file
>> filter "by type". That makes more sense, although being a combo box it
>> should be automatically resized to the size of the widest text it
> Doesn't happen.
> but its normal it cannot be resized nor moved.
> That happens :)
How about another GTK based apps? Do you see the same happening also in
another application or is just Gimp? I would consider:
1/ Wait for an update if this is only annoying but you can live with it
2/ Purge and reinstall gimp
3/ Open a bug report