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Re: changing alt-tab behavior in fullscreen mode

On Thursday 21 December 2006 05:14, Liam O'Toole wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Dec 2006 01:10:55 -0500
> Kamaraju Kusumanchi <kamaraju@bluebottle.com> wrote:
> > Server : Debian, Etch, vncserver 3.3.7-13
> > Client : Windows, Xp, vncviewer 3.3.7
> >
> > When I access the vnc session in fulscreen mode on the windows
> > machine, the alt-tab is not being sent to the Debian machine.
> > Pressing alt-tab just switches the windows on the Windows machine.
> > How can I make alt-tab switch windows among the vnc session's
> > windows? or is there any other shortcut to switch windows among the
> > windows session?
> >
> > I have read http://www.realvnc.com/faq.html, googled around, searched
> > the mailing list archives but could not find any solution to this
> > problem!
> >
> > If both client, server are on the Debian's machine, then there are no
> > problems with the alt-tab behavior. The issue arises only if the
> > client is being run on Windows!
> This problem annoyed me so much that I wrote a ~/.gnomerc script to
> work around it. (Obviously this is helpful to you only if you use

Thanks for the reply Liam. unfortunately I am using kde. I also do not use 
gconf. I remember it spewing all sorts of unnecessary info 
in /var/log/messages and purged it out of my system completely. Dont know if 
the situation has changed recently. But if anyone has worked this out for 
KDE, could you please post your solution?


Kamaraju S Kusumanchi

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