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Old 09-18-2002, 11:43 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2002
Location: Kansas City
Distribution: Mandrake 9.2 and a couple of RH7.3 Apache servers
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CTL+ALT+DEL logoff screen gone

hen I installed RH 7.3 with the Gnome desktop, CTL+ALT+DEL would bring up the logoff screen. I installed the Ximian Gnome desktop package and now CTL+ALT+DEL does nothing and I have to use the foot to get to my logoff screen. Is there a way to get that back?

Old 09-19-2002, 04:05 AM   #2
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You may probably have to define the shortcut keys for that. I dont know about Ximian gnome. but in normal cases that comes as a default shortcut. The method of assigning shortcut is different on different window managers . So you have to take a little pain searching through the all settings to find out it or wait till someone suggest a method
Old 09-19-2002, 04:16 AM   #3
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Try r-clicking empty space on desktop.The last option is "logout".
I use ctrl-alt-backspace to restart X-it takes me back to the GUI login screen.HTH


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