And all this conversation is because you think CTRL+Backspace makes
more sense than CTRL+. (because you're used to that combination) and
you don't want to take 30 seconds of your time to personalize the
GIMP accelerators are customizable using a visible option from the
Edit menu, and you can even choose to assign accelerators dinamically
from the preferences.
The menurc file in the prefs folder has the list of accelerators. You
could create a custom version with the combinations you want (or
google for it, just to find that someone already did it).
A couple of days ago a voluntary coder (with an impressive CV) arrived
to this list offering his help and he only got a couple of replies.
This pointless discussion got a lot more of attention.
Just my 2 cents.
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