The following solution was sent to me personally:
Hey... I would have posted to the list but I'm not a member. I had the
EXACT same problem you are experiencing with Gimp. Try getting rid of
.fonts.cache-1 in your home directory and restart Gimp -- fixed my problem!
On Thu, 19 Oct 2006 00:14:18 +0000, Curtis Vaughan wrote:
> I was noticing problems with color on my system. I also noticed that although
> had 2.2.x installed the current version was 2.2.11. Unfortunately, I didn't
> attention to whether I was upgrading or not. Maybe they were the same.
> Anyhow, I installed 2.2.11 and now the problem is that instead of any fonts
> appearing (anywhere in Gimp), all I have are like dominoes. So where it should
> say "File" in the mail window, I see something like 4 dominoes in a row. The
> languages on my system are English, Russian and French (in that order).
> the region is set a Russia. I think it's the Russian that's messing it up, but
> am not certain.
> I'd really appreciate any help.
> BTW, I am talking about Gimp.app and not Gimp through Fink.
> Curtis Vaughan
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