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Old 09-02-2012, 08:09 AM   #1
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gwenview and red eye


In a previous release the mouse pointer was an arrow (in original 13.37 I think).

In the current release the mouse pointer in now a hand, so it is
difficult to point exactly the eye to modify.

Has anybody a solution to this problem

Thanks for any answer
 
Old 09-02-2012, 05:28 PM   #2
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If you're using kde, click on
system settings --> keyboard and mouse --> mouse --> cursor theme
and take your pick.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 02:03 AM   #3
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Gwenview and red eye

The problem is in gwenview and not in kde.

When I start gwenview the mouse cursor is "arrow". I select"red-eye reduction"
and when I move the cursor on the area containing the photo, the cursor changes
to "hand" an returns to "arrow" when I leavve this area.

The exact question is how to avoid this change.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 09:24 AM   #4
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On my computer, after clicking red eye reduction, when I move the
mouse over the image, it turns into a cross hair sight, like +
and it's easy to locate it where I want.

If I haven't clicked red eye reduction, I see the behavior you
describe....it switches to a hand while over the image.

Last edited by ferrel; 09-07-2012 at 09:26 AM.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 01:19 PM   #5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jrfr View Post
In a previous release the mouse pointer was an arrow (in original 13.37 I think).

In the current release the mouse pointer in now a hand, so it is
difficult to point exactly the eye to modify.

Has anybody a solution to this problem

Thanks for any answer
+1.
Regardless of the mouse cursor selected in "system settings" while in Gwenview and
over an image, the arrow changes to a hand and stays as a hand even while in "redeye
reduction mode."
 
Old 09-07-2012, 02:25 PM   #6
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On my computer, after clicking red eye reduction, when I move the
mouse over the image, it turns into a cross hair sight, like +
and it's easy to locate it where I want.

If I haven't clicked red eye reduction, I see the behavior you
describe....it switches to a hand while over the image.
I can confirm the OP's post. Which -current snapshot are you using?
 
Old 09-07-2012, 02:39 PM   #7
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I can confirm the OP's post. Which -current snapshot are you using?
I'm not sure what you're asking.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 03:23 PM   #8
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I'm not sure what you're asking.
I was asking which -current snapshot you were using, e.g. 20120630 or something alike.
I asked because you didn't have the OP's problem.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 03:45 PM   #9
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Slackware 64 13.1
KDE 4.4.3

Last edited by ferrel; 09-07-2012 at 04:07 PM.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 04:04 PM   #10
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Slackware 64 13.1
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Ok I see. So the OP's problem worths going into the "RC4 Announced" thread.
 
Old 09-07-2012, 04:11 PM   #11
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Here's what it looks like, beneath her left eye.
Attached Images
File Type: png redeye.png (123.1 KB, 15 views)

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