GIMP color picker does not work in Wayland

Bug #1705188 reported by corrado venturini on 2017-07-19
This bug affects 9 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
The Gimp
gimp (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

GIMP color picker does not work in Wayland, it returns just black.
It seems a common problem for 'pick' function in Wayland:

affects: gpick (Ubuntu) → gimp (Ubuntu)
Amr Ibrahim (amribrahim1987) wrote :

Thanks for reporting!

In the future, please use 'ubuntu-bug package-name' from Alt+F2 to report ubuntu bugs.

Changed in gimp:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in gimp (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
amano (jyaku) wrote :
Changed in gimp:
importance: Medium → Critical
Changed in gimp:
importance: Critical → Medium

Still same problem with Gimp 2.10 in Ubuntu Cosmic 18.10

Changed in gimp:
status: Confirmed → Expired
amano (jyaku) wrote :

The upstream bug was migrated to Gitlab. The link to the gitlab bug is now.

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