Version History of GIMP 2.8.6

Overview of Changes from GIMP 2.8.4 to GIMP 2.8.6

Core:

  • Fix saving to URIs, it was broken to only allow exporting, and fixsave/export of compressed files
  • Fix brush spacing for drawing in any direction
  • Increase the maximum size of clipboard brushes and patterns to 1024x1024
  • Make sure data objects are saved when only their name was changed

GUI:

  • Don't allow single-window docks to shrink smaller than their requisition
  • Make sure a single-window's right docks keep their size across sessions
  • Allow to change the spacing of non-generated brushes again
  • In single-window mode, make Escape move the focus to the canvas, and beep if the focus is already there
  • Be smarter about unavailable fonts, and don't crash
  • Make clicking the single-window's close button quit GIMP
  • Make view-close (Ctrl+W) only close image windows and tabs, not docks

Libgimp:

  • Add SIGNED_ROUND() which also rounds negative values correctly

Plug-ins:

  • Make GIMP_PLUGIN_DEBUG work again after GLib changed logging
  • Fix zealous crop for transparent borders

Installer:

  • Add Hungarian translation

Data:

  • Add a default "Color from Gradient" dynamics and tool preset

General:

  • Lots of bug fixes
  • Lots of translation updates