Default image app

Vincent imnotb at gmail.com
Sun Apr 27 08:23:30 UTC 2008


On Sat, Apr 26, 2008 at 9:39 PM, George Brooke <solar.george at googlemail.com>
wrote:

> On Sat, 26 Apr 2008 19:53:07 +0100
> jd hartland <jd_hartland at hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > This is the first time I have ever joined a mailing list, so I hope
> > I'm doing this right. I absolutely love Xubuntu and run it on a PC
> > with specs that don't require a lightweight distro. But I wanna see
> > it improve so I wanna be critical of it.
> >
> > I just installed 8.04 and I was disappointed when I tried to open an
> > image and was greeted by the Gimp splash screen. I don't think
> > there's any reason in hell for the default app for opening images to
> > be a professional image editing tool. I don't understand the logic of
> > it when there is an image viewer installed by default. To be frank
> > I'm annoyed that every time I install Xubuntu for anyone I'm going to
> > have to remember to change this for them.
> >
> > Seriously guys, why have the gimp as default?
>
>
>
> I believe that there is already a launchpad bug about this
>

Yep, it's at
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xubuntu-default-settings/+bug/220899


> solar.george
>
> --


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Vincent
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