Re: Keyboard shortcuts disappearing
- From: ritz <khadgaray gmail com>
- To: Mark Hull-Richter <mhullrich gmail com>
- Cc: gnome-list <gnome-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Keyboard shortcuts disappearing
- Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2007 13:14:20 +0530
On Fri, 2007-10-26 at 00:28 -0700, Mark Hull-Richter wrote:
> On 10/25/07, Mark Hull-Richter <mhullrich gmail com> wrote:
> > I did some digging and found some interesting results. The custom
> keybindings appear to be contained in one of three files under $HOME:
> > ./.gconf/apps/gnome_settings_daemon/keybindings/%gconf.xml
> > ./.gconf/apps/metacity/window_keybindings/%gconf.xml
> > ./.gconf/apps/metacity/global_keybindings/%gconf.xml
> > I did not succeed in locating the default keybindings that appear to
> be global for all users, but there are some because a user that has no
> custom keybindings also has none of these files.
> > The keybindings in the last two files (the metacity files)
> work. Those in the first do not.
> > However, if I log in as a different user, those same keybindings all
> work. I compared the files and the differences are all in the order
> of the entries, or just the times on those that are in the same
> > I tried killing the gnome-settings-daemon, and it respawned just
> fine, but the keys still don't work.
> > Oh, yes: the keybinding for a log-off shortcut never works. Period.
> > ???
> Now I am completely mystified - all the shortcuts are working again
> (except the logoff, of course).
> I didn't change a thing since my last login, and I have no idea what
was any package (un)installed on system ?
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