On Feb 15, 2007, at 7:38 AM, Devon Scott-Tunkin wrote:
> it works fine
> with the mouse. from what i have researched it has to
> do with inkscape (and the gimp) using the older wacom
> API as opposed to the newer HID that does not support
> rotate. Is there a workaround or fix for this?
Well, the problem probably is in GTK+, not quite Inkscape itself. GTK
+ is the widget toolkit that Inkscape and the gimp are both built on
I don't happen to know a work-around off-hand, but I do know this is
something people would like to help fix. In fact, we were just
discussing this last weekend at the Linux conference in Southern
The main problem is that none of the developers I know of have such
hardware. However, if you are interested in working together some
people should be able to come up with various things to try.