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Old 04-07-2003, 01:28 PM   #1
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making shortcut keys


I am using RedHat 8.0, and I was wondering if there is a way to add key-shortcuts into it so that i do not have to use the mouse so much. To be more specific I would like to make a key shortcut for logging out, locking the screen, poweroff, etc. Is there anyway to do this?

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I'm using my .fluxbox/keys
for setting that up ... if you told
us about your Window-manager,
maybe ... ?

Mod1 Control l :xscreensaver-command -lock
for example ... I remember that KDE has some
settings like these hidden in the Control Center :}

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I am using the gnome window manager. Any ideas how to do it with gnome?
Old 04-08-2003, 01:24 AM   #4
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use the control panel
Old 04-08-2003, 09:19 AM   #5
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I know where to change the ones in the control panel. But there is no way for me to create my own to do what I want.


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