summer of code

Cyrille Berger cberger at
Fri Feb 29 16:14:55 CET 2008

On Friday 29 February 2008, Boudewijn Rempt wrote:
> On Friday 29 February 2008, Cyrille Berger wrote:
> > There is two layers to my brush engine. A framework that can be use to
> > implement any brush engine. And there is currently only one engine which
> > offers the option offered by photoshop.
> Isn't there anything a gsoc student could do? Like actual compatibility
> with Photoshop brushes, loading and saving -- and a dialog to define the
> brush parameters, finishing the engine so it actually gives exactly the
> same results.
Well loading/saving from PS file is something I will never do (unless there is 
a spec) then making the few adjustements needed to get the exact same result.  

> Of course, now that the dynamic brush engine isn't developed in Krita
> anymore, it's going to be difficult to get a KOffice-gsoc slot for
> finishing and expanding the dynamic brush engine, and if the dynamic brush
> engine isn't really a maintained part of Krita, then there may well be room
> for a dedicated photoshop compatible brush engine.

That's your call, it will just be duplication of effort :) But, none of my 

Cyrille Berger

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