Re: WTF is binding "Control-O" key in Gnome apps?
"Mumia W.." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 09/21/2006 08:13 PM, Miles Bader wrote:
> > Starting sometime in the past year or so, Gnome apps on my machine have
> > begun to treat Control-O (that's "oh", not zero) as meaning "toggle
> > input method", i.e., the same thing that Shift-Space normally does.
> > In some apps it doesn't matter, but somtimes this binding is insanely
> > annoying, especially in gnome-terminal -- it prevents apps running in
> > the terminal from using Control-O!!!
> > Can someone tell me where this binding is getting made, and how I can
> > disable it (and then send a bug report that it's a Stupid Binding Which
> > Unnecessarily Interferes With Normal Usage)?
> > [I don't know that it's Gnome doing the binding, but it seems to only hbe
> > in Gnome apps, so ...]
> > Thanks,
> > -Miles
> You can remap keys using xmodmap if you have to, but it might be your
> keyboard layout that needs fixing. When I type "grep XkbLayout
> /etc/X11/XF86Config-4" it says "us." Since you are using Xorg, your
> configuration file is probably differently named.
I remapped the F10 signal to the F12 key, but IceWM is still reacting
on the old F10. It seems to be more complicated then that.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.