Re: [Gimp-developer] present xcf as what it is, a gimp project file format

On 06/16/12 19:58, Jon Nordby wrote:
can in general not revive dead peop^Wdocuments.

Which is why the don't give guns to children but top-end can be trusted to understand that jpeg is lossy and png does not store layers.

It seems the "target user" argument is often cited here but they still need to be prevented form doing something "unsafe".

do professional top end uses really need idiot proof software?

Given the functionality and a GUI that is not obstructive to the job in hand, I don't think many of the target audience will be shooting ourselves in the foot.

And if that happens I expect they would be suitably embarrassed and adult enough not to blame it on gimp.


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