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Old 02-16-2006, 06:36 PM   #1
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Create Key Combination/Binding

I am looking for a method I can create a key combination or macro of some sort. I am attempting to setup an unused key on the keyboard, such as F12, to launch an application. I am aware of GNOMEs 'Keyboard Shortcuts' but those are predefined fields that don't pertain to me. I have a script I wish to run whenever I press a certain key (i.e. F12). Any help would be apprecaited.
Old 02-16-2006, 08:05 PM   #2
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KDE has a feature which permits associating a hotkey with a script or other program.
Old 02-16-2006, 09:03 PM   #3
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Sorry I did not stress this in my original post, but I am using GNOME. Thanks!


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