7.9. Discard Text Information
This command belongs to a group of Text commands displayed only if a
text layer is present.
The Discard Text command among text commands in the Layer menu
When you add text to an image, GIMP adds specific
informations. This command lets you discard these informations,
transforming the current text layer into a normal bitmap layer. The
reason to do that is not evident.
Note that this transformation of text into bitmap is automatically
performed when you apply a graphic operation to the text layer. You can
get text information back by undoing the operation which modified the
7.9.1. Activating the Command