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  1. Is there any chance the line/curve tool will be fixed in the next final release of Paint.Net (3.30 final)? The problem I'm talking about was mentionned in this thread and in some other ones: viewtopic.php?f=10&t=22084
  2. I think I found the source of the problem: The GDI+ method AddCurve(..). If it is used for creating long straight lines the line is messed up. The line looks like it should when created by AddLine(..). Since lines in Paint.Net are AFAIK created as splines ( => AddCurve) by default the problem appears. Maybe the following could solve the problem: New lines should be drawn using AddLine by default and only be transformed to splines (or to beziƩr curves) if one uses the hand to modify the line. What do you think about this? Btw, here is the C# code I used for testing this: using System;
  3. It depends on how one defines pixel art. Some people use line tools, transparency, layers etc. for pixel art and some people are of the opinion that it isn't true pixel art if one uses these "comfortable" tools. However, this doesn't have much to do with the topic. I don't want to start a discussion about what pixel art is. The bug isn't only pixel art specific. Although pixel art probably is the kind of drawing where the problem with the line tool is most frequently perceived.
  4. Ok. Do the developers have some extra code documentation for reference then? I'm just curious because other big open source projects I've seen use a rather big ammount of comments and/or have a documentation in which (almost) all classes / methods etc. are described.
  5. I tried the arrow plugin. However it doesn't help because: I couldn't manage to produce lines which are exactly the same ones as the red lines which are in my first post. And those red lines are what one needs very often for (isometric) pixel art. Even if the plugin could produce the wanted lines, frequently creating lines using this plugin would be extremely stressful. Thanks nevertheless, barkbark00.
  6. I downloaded the source code of Paint.Net 3.20 and I noticed that large parts of the code are not or only marginally commented. I'm wondering if this has been done deliberately, i.e. that most comments are deleted before the source code is released in public. Or is there maybe a good code documentation the developers use but which is not released in public? Or do the developers really program using that little amount of comments?! I searched the board about this topic but I didn't find anything about this.
  7. Thanks for the info but unfortunately it doesn't help me. The reasons are mainly the same as andy_blah posted in the second thread you mentioned: However, I would be interested in a plugin which would fix the problem but unfortunately I read plugins can't affect tools. The oblique plugin doesn't solve the problem because it forces anti-aliasing and is not really practical for painting isometric lines.Is there any chance that the problem can be fixed in the main program or is it very unlikely?
  8. First of all I want to say that I really like Paint.Net. However, I'm encountering a problem when I want to draw some regular 1 pixel lines without anti-aliasing. When making pixel art one often has to deal with such lines (especially when drawing isometric pictures) and therefore drawing becomes uncomfortable. The problem doesn't exist in MS Paint or Graphics Gale. It's hard to explain what exactly the problem is, so I attached an image which can be used to reproduce the problem. Use the line tool, set it to 1 pixel, disable anti-aliasing and try to perfectly draw over the red lines using t
  9. I just wanted to attach a 1.55 kb to a post but I still got the same error.
  10. There is no automatic update for Firefox 1.0x to 1.5, so one has to reinstall it. Haven't bothered doing that yet. I just wanted to point out that there might be a problem with the code of the forum registration.
  11. I wanted to register at this forum using Firefox but the field where one has to enter the code one sees wasn't displayed. I mean the text field below "Confirmation of registration". I'm using Firefox 1.07. It worked fine using Internet Explorer 6.
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