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Old 09-11-2004, 07:28 AM   #1
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key combinations to launch apps?


Quick question,

Is there an app for linux that allows you to launch diifferent apps with predefined key combinations?

Cheers
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Old 09-11-2004, 08:46 AM   #2
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Hi there will103!

There're a couple of them, try xbindkeys or bbkeys. They both are easy to use and do a great job.

Good luck!
 
Old 09-11-2004, 02:55 PM   #3
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Thanks Megaman X.

I'll give them a try.

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