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When I enable the wacom tablet in the Gimp extended input devices (setting it to 'screen'), to use the pressure sensitivity, it starts to behave strangely. I cannot pick guides from the rulers and the selection tool (the marching ants) become invisible. Has anyone had the same problem? Is there any workaround?

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Do you always have this problem? It happens randomly here - sometimes I can use GIMP for hours without the problem. Anyways, it is a known bug and unfortunately there seems to be no workaround.

See Bugzilla bug 595678 or the duplicate Bugzilla bug 607856.

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I'm not going back to windows. I hope they solve it on the next version of gimp... – pedroo Nov 9 '10 at 9:40

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