Don't you think it would be good idea to slightly change the color of
the selection tools' icons in order to show a
selection-outline-toggle-off status and bring them back to the normal
color if the selection outline is toggled on.
My two cents.
> Date: Mon, 09 May 2005 00:41:32 +0200
> From: Sven Neumann <[hidden email]>
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> In-Reply-To: <[hidden email]> (Akkana Peck's message
> I see the point of displaying the status of the selection but I don't
> think the statusbar will do for this. The statusbar is supposed to be
> used for context-sensitive information. GIMP 2.4 will also make a lot
> more use of the statusbar for displaying hints. I don't see how a
> Vstatic information such as "The selection outline is toggle off" would
> > fit here. A toggle button similar to the quickmask toggle would
> perhaps do the trick. But then there are a bunch of such toggles in
> the view...