> Well, if you *do* have thousands of fonts and they're all activated,
> the font list is two kilometers long! That's a problem not specific
> to the GIMP, but system-wide. I've been using an app (called
> fontypython) that creates symlinks in ~/.fonts and then restarting
> GIMP (or whatever program) whenever I need to switch fonts out. It
> would be nice to "rescan" for fonts, though I'm not sure how much work
> would be involved.
> I'd love to hear your thoughts...
You don't really need to restart GIMP.
Its enough to rescan and it's done.
Just click on "open font selection dialogue" and you'll find rescan.
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