Gimp History Brush?

Does anyone know how to get the Photoshop history brush function in The Gimp? I've read that some people can do it, and I've read that others say it's not included in The Gimp.What History Brush lets you do is make a brush out of broad changes to your image. For example, if you reduce your opacity o ...

Art history brush on GIMP?

So I used the art history brush on photoshop a lot, but I kinda don't have it anymore.So I was looking or it on GIMP and I don't see anything that looks remotely close to it.I'm probably just not looking in the right place or something.If there's anything that works like it, I'd appreciate it.I use ...

Ubuntu Compiz affecting GIMP brush outline rendering

Today I noticed that Compiz is triggering a rendering glitch in GIMP, it includes the GIMP paint brush tool outlining.When Compiz is enabled, if I use the paint brush to draw I notice a glitch happens, the outlining of the brush is duplicated and left rendered with the image I'm editing. It doesn't ...

Ubuntu GIMP website galling

I went to the website www.gimp.org and noticed that the website is absolutely galling. It seems to be for the developpers, not users.Ok i must admit that this page is main reason: http://www.gimp.org/about/First thing: Important links: says nothing about the gimp itself!!!GIMP History: Two Questions ...

Ubuntu Gimp - can't use brush tool

When I select the brush tool (or the pencil tool) in Gimp, and try to paint on a newly-opened canvas, it doesn't do anything. I checked opacity, floating selection, etc from the help manual... but still no luck. Any ideas? Thanks in a advance...Never mind, solved by resetting to defaults. ...

Ubuntu Slow brush and pencil tools in GIMP

Well I've been trying to transition to the GIMP after trashing XP with Photoshop. One thing I've noticed is that the brush and pencil tools lag when being used. That is, the tools trail behind my cursor by as much as a second when painting. Is anyone else having the same problem? I've adjusted the c ...

Ubuntu Gimp brush lag

I have a problem. I'm a digital artist and a regular GIMP user. I run Ubuntu 10.04 and use a Wacom Intuos4 tablet to paint. But there's this annoyance that's been bugging me for a while and is just destroying my nerves.While using a larger brush (radius 20 is more than large enough for this to happe ...

photoshop/GIMP brush (UBUNTU)

I am looking for the Ubuntu symbol as a photoshop OR GIMP brush. I have looked all over for it. Either it is not out there or I cannot find it. Can someone please help me. ...

Ubuntu Krita and gimp brush strokes !

If you take a look, I've discovered that krita draws brush lines better than gimp ( I think so) with a wacom I 3 tablet.. here is some pictures of that:Gimp brush strokes: http://work.digital-brush.org/Gimp_brush.pngKrita brush strokes: http://work.digital-brush.org/Krita_brush.pngSo, if you see the ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: Dynamically resize Pencil, Eraser and Brush in The GIMP

This is for the people who are used to this feature in Photoshop but everyone who uses The GIMP could find this usefull.-This HOWTO involves using a wheelmouse. If you dont have one this still should help you to assign a keyboard action. Ill work on that and add it later.So far Ive tried this on Win ...

Ubuntu Fix for missing brush strokes in GIMP +Wacom

Fix for the annoying bug that lets GIMP 2.6 miss some brush strokes when drawing.Type this in a terminal window.xsetwacom set "Serial Wacom Tablet stylus" TabletPCButton onReplace "Serial Wacom Tablet stylus" with the name of your device, you can find it by typingxsetwacom --list ...

Ubuntu How to rotate a brush in Gimp?

I need to make corners for an image with a brush. How do I rotate the brush for every corner? ...

Ubuntu my gimp brushes don't appear in the brush menu

I'm using gimp 2.6.6 on jackalope.I'm extending my knowledge of the gimp, and I've begun to play around with the potential of brushes.I've followed the instructions on this page to create brushes:http://www.gimp.org/tutorials/Custom_Brushes/However, when I refresh my brushes, my custom brushes do no ...

Gimp Error

When I open or create a new image in Gimp I'm getting the below error. The image Window opens but has no menu along the top.I'm using Kubuntu 7.10 and when I try to uninstall Gimp to reinstall it Kubuntu wants to remove the desktop!Any ideas? I think the xml file has some how become corrupt? There w ...

Ubuntu Photoshop shortcuts in GIMP

As I thought to myself that the current ones (appropriated from Photoshop 6) were a bit outdated, I took the liberty of redoing them to reflect more recent Photoshop releases.To install (close down GIMP first):1. cd ~/.gimp-2.*/2. mv menurc menurc-bak3. gedit menurc4. paste this code5. saveI organis ...

HOWTO put all GIMP palletes/windows in one(like PS)

I have come to the point where trying to install and run Photoshop on linux is absolute bull ****!(and i dont want to use 7.0) So...........GIMP is the best option i can possibly go for......I've installed GimpSHOP but havent gotten what i wanted. I want all the palletes(layers,channels, history, et ...

Ubuntu GIMP-Smudge Tool

So I have noticed the smudge tool in gimp is not too great looking, just kind spreads copies of whatever brush I choose, no real smudging at all. I this a reflection of something with my hardware, causing it not to appear nice and smooth? Or is it just GIMP not being Photoshop? Any other software op ...

Ubuntu Gimp, adding brushes error

Im trying to add brushes to Gimp but this error keeps showing up:http://i982.photobucket.com/albums/ae305/noseshark/Screenshot2.pngI am dropping them into the brushes folder, Also there is a Thumbs.db file in every brush set I downloaded do I add this to the folder as well? ...

Ubuntu Gimp Missing Icon

I use Gimp a good deal, today I went to use the paint brush...It gone missing. I can open it threw the work area but cant get to any tool options at all. The icon is totally gone from the toolbox. I have completely removed gimp and reinstalled it ...

Xubuntu newbie: Help with GIMP, and finding the equivalent of certain winxp functions

I am a complete newbie to Linux, so if you help me, please remember to spell things. Use small words ;-) First, some facts:I have a used Dell computer. Some firm was replacing their computers, so my sis got hold of one for me.She has installed Xubuntu.My Problems:1. I can't find certain info about p ...

Gimp/Wacom/Hotkeys

anyone know how to setup the wacom stylus buttons & expresskeys to map to Keyboard Shortcuts under linux ? i'm using fedora.I typically map the pen buttons to toggle fg/bg color &/or switch tools when using photoshop/windows, plus use the express keys to change brush size etc..,Can gimp ...

Ubuntu Deals with GIMP

Ya, I use to run windows and I had gimp on it. I would download photoshop brushes and put them in the brush folder of Gimps. Now on linux, I cant paste the brush files in the brush folder for gimp. ...

Ubuntu Problem with GIMP, any help or suggestions of other similar software?

I had a problem with GIMP, that if I used a tool such as a pen, it left a green trail over the image. I was given a link to http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=487670and the result was i had to type(show-brush-outline no)into the gimprc file, that worked, but unfortunatly i now cant see any ou ...

GIMP Airbrush Tip

If you've ever zoomed in on an airbrush stroke in the GIMP, you can tell it's just a bunch of circles drawn about 20% next to eachother. If you want smooth airbrush strokes, then I suggest, in the Brush Dialog, to decrease the brush spacing . And, if you want it lighter, decrease the opacity, or mes ...

Gimp + Wacom problem

I am using Ubuntu 10.10, Gimp 2.6.10, and a Wacom Bamboo tablet.Everything works perfectly with the tablet except when I use a brush, the ones with the brush outlines, when I make a stroke, especially a long one, the brush outline \ and colors lag behind the brush very badly. I have a 3.3GHz Dual Co ...

ubuntu 11.04, gimp tablet support is very choppy

I have a wacom intuos3 and with unity turned on the brush behaviour in the gimp becomes very choppy.Things are fine if i switch to the old gnome panels with no effects so it must be a unity thing.Any suggestions on a fix for this would be great, thanks.I'm using 64bit natty, and gimp from the reposi ...

Ubuntu Extreme cursor lag in GIMP since switching to maverick.

Hi, Since switching to maverick, GIMPs cursor has been lagging behind really badly. In lucid it worked fine, even when I used large brushes, but in maverick, if I try to paint on a 100x100px file (using a tiny brush) the cursor lags so far behind that GIMP is completely unusable. Does anybody have a ...

Ubuntu Archos 5 or smartQ v5 running gimp?

everyone.. first post!!(please move to right section of the forum if I've posted in the wrong place..eeee)I am about to buy a tablet.. smaller the better and preferrably resisitive hence the archos 5 or SmartQ v5..I am not too concerned about the android on them as they probably end up being useless ...

Ubuntu Gimp Brushes - not customizable

When I choose a brush in GIMP, it does not allow me to change the details of a brush - such as the Angle, Aspect Ratio, Scale, and opacity. The slide bar buttons are there, but there's no "slide", so they cannot be moved.I'm using 2.7.1 that is the one that came with the 9.10 build and upd ...

Ubuntu Gimp wont load. please help.

Im using ubuntu 9.04. and im pretty new to ubuntu. But i've been using the gimp program for a while. but recently it has been horrible for me. when i try to run gimp. i get the splash screen image. and on it it says Searching for brush presets. It will stay that way for about 1 minute. then the whol ...

Ubuntu Possible glitch in GIMP's dialog boxes

I want to run this by the forum before filing a bug report since it may be an easy fix that I'm just not aware of and can't find.First some background:Lenovo Thinkpad x61 tabletXubuntu 10.10 64-bitGimp 2.6.10xf86-input-wacom 0.10.8three (3) pointing devices total---wacom---thinkpad trackpoint---logi ...

Ubuntu gimp in-image clicks not working

Is anybody else having trouble getting GIMP to register clicks in the image area? I activate any tool, the cursor changes accordingly to a lasso, brush, marquee, etc. but no matter how much or where I click on the image nothing happens. There is no error message. Gimp continues to be responsive in o ...

Ubuntu Gimp 2.7 and Python [ ImportError: No module named gimp ]

If you had Gimp 2.6 (with gimp-plugin-registry installed) and installed Gimp 2.7 to try its new goodies, but Layer Effects are not showing, and when executing "gimp" from console you get these *nasty* errors:This is a development version of GIMP. Debug messages may appear here.gimp-user-in ...

Ubuntu wacom tablet is awfully slow in gimp

I was wondering whether someone could help me out with this problem. In short, I have a Wacom Bamboo Fun 6x8 tablet, and I could set it up (well, it didn't need much setting) in Karmic Koala. Everything works all right, except that it is extremely slow, when I try to use it in gimp. If I take the mo ...

Ubuntu Gimp & Wacom- sketching brushes

I have been recently using the GIMP, transferring from adobe photoshop. and the truth is i have been pleasantly surprised with GIMP, especially when comparing prices from the two. Anyway the one thing i have not been able to do, that i assume is possible is make a brush that i am able to sketch with ...

Gimp paintbrush look - definitely not a designer :P

Mkay, I'm not a designer (hense free gimp :D). I'm creative, but terrible with images and colours.That said, I'm looking for a way to create a 'paint brush stroke' effect. As in, I'm writing words in japanese calligraphy, and would like it to have the paint brushed look to it (I really hope this mak ...

Ubuntu Gimp and Modal menus

I am running GIMP 2.6 under Ubuntu.Menus such as Toolbox, Undo, History and others are always on top, even though they are not marked as such. They really get in the way.I don't know if this is a Ubuntu or GIMP "problem", but how can this be "turned off". ...

Ubuntu GIMP starts up and that is about it.

Late last year I upgraded from 9.04 to 9.10, I also upgraded GRUB about the same time. The past six months life has kept me very busy so I am getting around to asking a lot of questions.After my upgrade Gimp would start, load a graphic if requested but none of the functions worked. There were no lay ...

Ubuntu Anyone using the "gimp-for-painters" patch? (instructions inside)

"gimp-for-painters" (http://sourceforge.jp/projects/gimp-painter/releases) is a patch that adds two more tools that help in making images that feel more like using a paint brush.HERE's (http://www.gimpstuff.org/content/show.php/2nd+test+with+gimp+painter?content=101868) another link about ...

Ubuntu gimp to draw pictures?

How exactly do people produce art with GIMP? Do people draw a picture in pencil/pen on paper, scan it to the computer, and manipulate with GIMP from there or do they produce their art through GIMP from scratch? I have some art that I want to produce on my computer with GIMP (which I have rough sketc ...

The History of The C++ Programming Language

I have spent nearly 6 hours on writing the introduction and a second article for my blog today. It is now 3:57am PST, and I am ready to go to bed.This is for those who need to brush up on the history of C++, or who have a minute or two to read about how it all started. I hope you find my writing sty ...

Ubuntu GIMP brushes

Could anyone share or point me out to where I can get a full pack of brushes for GIMP? I'm tired and it gets annoying to download so many individual packages of brushes in sites like deviant. I'm sure there must be somewhere where I can get a 2000+ brush package (either from a site or maybe share yo ...

Ubuntu Gimp brushes

Hi, i'm new to linux and i don't know a whole lot about it.I was playing around with gimp trying to make some brushes, but i can't save them in the brush folder. When i try to, it comes up with this message:http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e97/makz18/Screenshot.pngDoes anyone know how i can save my ...

Why does Ubuntu update GIMP with a pointer bug?!

Ok. now I am getting really frustrated with Ubuntu.In October of 2007 I upgraded from Feisty Fawn to Gutsy Gibbon and immediately found a bug with GIMP. First, the at bootup the splashscreen identified the version of GIMP only as "release candidate". I checked - turns out that the version ...

Ubuntu Gimp and refocus issue

I'm having an issue with refocus plugin on gimp. When I run the plugin it does absolutely nothing, the progress bar appears moving on the bottom and it finishes without any errors, but with no effect at all on the image, also it doesn't appear on the undo history.This is for regular sized images fro ...

Ubuntu Can't draw lines with GIMP 2.2.2

I can't draw lines with the pencil tool in GIMP 2.2.2. With every mouse click it stamps out the shape of the current brush, but clicking and dragging has no effect. The same is true of the eraser tool. ...

Ubuntu GIMP tablet problem

My tablet works fine, though I have a serious problem with The GIMP, which occurs on every distro I try:I have the stylus enabled and set to screen.I spawn a new document, and can paint.The problem is that I can put the brush down, but it does not detect when I pull it up, meaning it thinks the pen ...

Ubuntu gimp gutsy gibbon post-upgrade problems

There is something wrong really wrong with GIMP following my (otherwise smooth) upgrade from Feisty Fawn to Gutsy Gibbon. First, the at bootup the splashscreen identifies the version of GIMP only as "release candidate". I checked - turns out that the version is GIMP 2.4.0-rc3. More annoyin ...

Ubuntu Gimp - Green Circles

I have a strange problem in Gimp I would like to be solved. Every time I start up Gimp, in Ubuntu 7.10, and then I open a picture, then after this, I drag my mouse cursor over the opened image. When ever I move the cursor, some green circle follows the cursor... It adds these green circles on the im ...

Ubuntu Gimp Going Down hill

Quote From:http://www.libregraphicsworld.org/articles.php?article_id=21What's nextAround this January Martin Nordholts decided to try estimating date of 2.8 release. He cooked up a list of features that are likely to go into this version and judging by experience figured out how much time each featu ...