Issue 67648

Summary: Color palettes should be shareable with the Gimp and Inkscape
Product: Draw Reporter: nmailhot <nicolas.mailhot>
Component: uiAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
Status: CONFIRMED --- QA Contact:
Severity: Trivial    
Priority: P3 CC: ace_dent, issues, kami911, moxfox
Version: OOo 2.0.3Keywords: oooqa
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Hardware: All   
OS: All   
Issue Type: ENHANCEMENT Latest Confirmation in: ---
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Issue Blocks: 105642    

Description nmailhot 2006-07-21 10:47:51 UTC
OO.o should allow defining a directory where the Gimp, Inkscape and OO.o would
read-write colour palette definitions in a common format
Comment 1 michael.ruess 2006-07-21 10:55:51 UTC
Reassigned to Drawing comp.
Comment 2 nmailhot 2006-07-21 11:04:31 UTC
Actually, colours are used in everyy OO.o component (except perhaps base)
Comment 3 wolframgarten 2006-07-21 11:41:20 UTC
Reassigned.
Comment 4 moxfox 2007-05-24 20:23:35 UTC
It would be really nice for OpenOffice.org to collaborate with existing color
standards in Gimp and Inkscape.

They already have existing files (*.gpl) for color palettes, essentially simple
text files, with a small header + line for each color, like:
233  50   9    This is one of my colors

At the very least, having ability for import/export of .gpl files, would be nice.
Comment 6 ace_dent 2009-10-06 12:13:03 UTC
To manage the many suggestions for enhancing the color palette, I have created a
meta-issue here:
Issue 105642 - Re-design and UI improvements for color palettes (meta-issue)

The purpose of the new issue is for management only, it does not duplicate
specific design requests (that we wish to capture).

Many thanks,
Andrew