Re: odd gnome-keybinding-properties bug?
>>>>> On Sat, 04 Dec 2004 01:24:07 +0100, Björn Torkelsson <email@example.com> said:
Björn> On Fri, 2004-12-03 at 16:07 -0800, David Mosberger wrote:
>> I just learned that the "gnome-keybinding-properties" dialog is
>> supposed to show a "Text editing shortctus" box, which allows
>> switching from the GNOME default to Emacs-style keybindings.
>> This works fine on Debian/testing on an x86, but with
>> Debian/unstable on ia64, that box doesn't appear (everything else
>> works as expected, though).
>> Is it just me or do others see the same behavior on ia64?
Björn> I don't see the "Text editing shortctus" box on my i386
Björn> laptop running unstable, so it is probably not an ia64
Björn> specific problem. There is a gconf key to switch to
Björn> Emcas-style though.
Converesley, I found that on my home machine (running Debian/testing
on ia64), the box _does_ appear, so perhaps this is one of those
"simplifications" that made it into GNOME 2.8... ;-/
You're right that gconf-editors can work around the shortcoming, but
that's a lot less intuitive/easy to find.