"Make sense" keymap to launch gnome-system-monitor?

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 14:27:39 UTC 2008

Can super+escape work?  I thought Compiz only freaked out if the key combo
was already in use, but using the modifiers otherwise didn't matter.

On Feb 5, 2008 5:43 PM, Cory K. <coryisatm at nc.rr.com> wrote:

> Ubuntu Studio has decided to add a keymap to launch gnome-system-monitor.
> Most windows users see this as a equivalent to Ctrl+Alt+Del. That is of
> course already mapped and launches the logout dialog. So we decided to
> use the keys KDE uses to launch their monitor. Ctrl+Esc. This works out
> great in metacity but not so well in Compiz as both Ctrl and Esc are
> "special" keys and cannot be used this way.
> From #compiz-fusion-dev: "maniac103: Escape == Cancel and Return ==
> Commit (regardless of the modifiers) and cannot be used together"
> So I'm asking what would possibly be a "make sense" keymap to use across
> both Metacity and Compiz to use for gnome-system-monitor?
> -Cory \m/
> --
> Ubuntu-devel-discuss mailing list
> Ubuntu-devel-discuss at lists.ubuntu.com
> Modify settings or unsubscribe at:
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-devel-discuss

Mackenzie Morgan
Linux User #432169
ACM Member #3445683
http://ubuntulinuxtipstricks.blogspot.com <-my blog of Ubuntu stuff
apt-get moo
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel-discuss/attachments/20080206/42e20692/attachment.html>

More information about the Ubuntu-devel-discuss mailing list