Meta Key

Jonas Norlander jonorland at
Sun Jan 18 19:19:24 UTC 2009

2009/1/18 Tycho Andersen <tycho at>:
> All:
> After poking around in the hotkey menus for a while, I couldn't find a
> way to change the meta key (currently ALT) to something more sensible,
> like the "windows" key. Can anyone tell me how to do this in 8.10?
> Tycho

Was a long time ago i had problems with meta keys in linux. Are you
really sure you have meta on your ALT key can you switch console with
CTRL-ALT-F1 or run krunner with ALT-F2? It could be that you have
activated some settings in System Settings>Region Language>Keyboard

/ Jonas

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