GIMP problems--more detail

Frank McCormick beacon at
Mon Aug 29 21:03:48 UTC 2011

On 11-08-29 02:29 PM, Frank McCormick wrote:
> I have asked this question on the GIMP list but no one seemed to be able
> to offer any suggestions.
> I am running GIMP 2.6 on my Maverick partition...and for the past
> several months the file selector (open file) seems to lockup more often
> than not.
> When it happens I cannot load any file or change directories and change
> the file type. Then weirdly things **might** start working again and a
> similar thing happens when I try to save files.
> Anybody have any ideas? Other than this GIMP runs fine.

   Just discovered that opening files by using control-o works (all the 
time??) - it's when I click on "file-open" that the problems arise.
Does that give anybody any clues ??


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