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I click many times on a point of a path in Gimp, and no handles show up... how do I make them appear?

(I'm using Fedora 16.)

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2 - Under the title Modifying the curves. – Joonas Mar 12 '12 at 21:50
put this comment as an answer so OP can chose and close this question – Jack Mar 13 '12 at 8:13
yeah, it's not working for me... So it must be a bug. – HoboPrimate Mar 18 '12 at 18:59
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Like Lollero linked to, I should press Ctrl when clicking the points of the path to show the handles, though it doesn't work for me (must be a bug).

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I had this problem too and it seems like an intermittent bug. The solution for me was to restart GIMP and try the process on a clean canvas. After it worked there, it worked on my original image.

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