Software update: Krita 4.0.1




Version 4.0.1 of Krita has appeared. Krita is a program with which digital drawings can be edited and created, and can handle both bitmap and vector images. The program was previously part of Calligra Suite and is developed by the KDE team, but also works well under Gnome or XFCE. There are also downloads for Windows and macOS. The changelog for this issue can be found below.

QSaveFile patch so working on images stored in synchronized folders (dropbox, google drive) is safe
Fix duplicate shortcut on Photoshop scheme
Alphabetize shortcut to make the diffs easier to read when doing changes
Make the triangles larger on the categorized list view so they are more visible
Disable the macro recorder and playback plugin
Remove the docker title bar lock and collapse buttons. BUG: 385238 BUG: 392235
Set the pixel grid to show up at 2400% zoom by default. BUG: 392161
Improve the layout of the palette docker
Disable drag and drop in the palette view: moving swatches around did not actually change the palette. BUG: 392349
Fix the last used template in the new document dialog when using appimages. BUG: 391973
Fix canvas lockup when using Guides at the top of the image. BUG: 391098
Do not reset redo history when changing layer’s visibility. BUG: 390581
Fix shifting the pan position after using the popup widget rotation circle. BUG: 391921
Fix height map to normal folder in wraparound mode. BUG: 392191
Make it possible to edit the font size in the svg text tool. BUG: 392714
Let Text Shape have empty lines. BUG: 392471
Fix updates or undo / redo actions. BUG: 392257
Implement “Convert text into path” function. BUG: 391294
Fix a crash in SvgTextTool when deleting hovered / selected shape. BUG: 392128
Make the text editor window application modal. BUG: 392248
Fix alignment or RTL text. BUG: 392065 BUG: 392064
Fix painting parts of text outside the bounding box on the canvas. BUG: 392068
Fix rendering of the text with relative offsets. BUG: 391160
Fix crash when transforming text with Transform Tool twice. BUG: 392127
Fix handling or key frames when saving. BUG: 392233 BUG: 392559
Keep show in timeline and onion skin options when merging layers. BUG: 377358
Keep keyframe color labels when merging layers. BUG: 388913
Fix exporting audio with video formats MKV and OGV.
File handling
Do not load / save layer channel flags anymore (channel flags were removed from the UI in Krita 2.9). BUG: 392504
Fix saving or Transform Mask into rendered formats. BUG: 392229
Fix reporting errors when loading fails. BUG: 392413
Fix a memory leak when loading file layers
Fix a file with a loop in the clone layers setup. BUG: 384587
Fix showing a cursor after loading a PNG image. BUG: 392249
Make bundle loading feedback a bit clearer regarding the bundle.
Vector bugs
Fix crash when creating a vector selection. BUG: 391292
Fix crash when doing right-click on the gradient fill stop opacity input box or a vector BUG: 392726
Fix setting the aspect ratio or vector shapes. BUG: 391911
Fix a crash if a certain shape is not valid when writing SVG. BUG: 392240
Fix hidden stroke and fill widgets not to track current shape selection BUG: 391990
Painting and brush engines
Fix crash when creating a new spray preset. BUG: 392869
Fix rounding of the pressure curve
Fix painting with colors brushes on transparency masks. BUG: 391268
Fix uninitialized distance info for KisHairyPaintOp BUG: 391940
Fix rounding of intermediate pressure values
Fix the colors brush when painting in wraparound mode. BUG: 392312
Layers and masks
Fix flattening or group layers with Inherit Alpha property set. BUG: 390095
Fix a crash when using a transformation mask on a file layer. BUG: 391270
Improve performance of the transformation mask

Version number 4.0.1
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10

Krita Desktop

File size 91.10MB
License type GPL


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