[Digikam-users] certain Gimp xcf files cause showFoto to crash

Elle Stone l.elle.stone at gmail.com
Sat Sep 21 15:39:48 BST 2013

On 9/21/13, Jean-Fran├žois Rabasse <jf at e-artefact.eu> wrote:
> On Sat, 21 Sep 2013, Elle Stone wrote:
>> My xcf files are generated by the development version of Gimp, so I
>> haven't filed a bug report with digiKam as the file format itself
>> might be in a state of flux.
>> I don't know whether xcf files from Gimp 2.8 cause crashes or not.
>> Has anyone experienced such crashes?
> I am a bit surprised to read this, as I use Gimp 2.8 too, and I have
> plenty of .xcf files in my Digikam folders. Gimp is my edition tool
> and .xcf is my working format, so I usually have a xcf file plus a
> Jpeg for the final image.

I'm using Gimp 2.9 from git, which is why I haven't filed a bug
report. When Gimp 3.0 is released perhaps would be a good time to file
a bug report if the problem still persists. Or at least closer to
release, if/when a tentative release date is available.

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