Enabling Ctrl-Alt-Backspace in 9.10

Nigel Ridley nigel at prayingforisrael.net
Sun Nov 15 16:28:44 GMT 2009

Nigel Ridley wrote:
> If you want to enable the Ctrl-Alt-Backspace to kill the x-server then here's how:
> First of all it's not in a logical place at all!!
> 'System Settings' > 'Country/Region & Language' > 'Keyboard Layout' > 'Advanced' tab.
> You then need to scroll just over half way down to find the  entry 'Key sequence to kill the X 
> server' - check the box next to 'Control + Alt + Backspace' and then click 'Apply'.
> Now you have control over your machine once again........
> Told you it was in a strange illogical place!
> Nigel

Replying to myself here:

OK, this is good for a one_user_system but I have another laptop that 4 people have accounts on.
How do I edit X-org.conf to enable Ctrl-Alt-Backspace?



nigel at prayingforisrael.net

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