Re: [Gimp-developer] Bring back normal save

> Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 19:21:47 -0400
> From: kevin ve3syb ca
> To: gimp-developer-list gnome org
> Subject: Re: [Gimp-developer] Bring back normal save
> On 12-06-06 12:21 PM, � wrote:
> > Btw, why can we "open" a JPG but not "save" a JPG, if we "export" to
> > JPG should we than not has "import" JPG files to keep the logic?
> That does seem like an inconsistency at first but a lot of other programs
> just use "open" for other file formats they can read instead of import.

The term "Import" also has the connotation of adding another file into the current document, instead of opening it as a completely new document entirely.  GIMP's command for that purpose is "Open Image As (new layer/etc.)" .

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