GIMP problems--more detail

Frank McCormick beacon at
Tue Aug 30 13:51:10 UTC 2011

On 29/08/11 10:54 PM, Rashkae wrote:
> On 08/29/2011 05:03 PM, Frank McCormick wrote:
>> 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 ??
> Are you using some Unusual GTK theme?

    No..I think it's clearlooks...but anyway I'm running IceWm, not 
Gnome. I am going to try it under Gnome.


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