What is the command-line command to call the Window Selector (applet)?

Markdv markdv.gmane at asphyx.net
Thu Apr 1 10:28:45 UTC 2010

Detlef Lechner wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> On Tue, 2010-03-30 at 11:30 +0200, Markdv wrote:
>> Detlef Lechner wrote:
>> Let's try something else. What is it you want it to do, or want to see 
>> happening, when you 'call' it?
> I would like to give the focus to another open GNOME program on another
> workspace using a keyboard shortcut for calling the workspace switcher
> (applet).

That's much better description of what you want to accomplish.

I don't think the Window Selector can be made to act on keyboard shortcuts.

But you can try installing "wmctrl" and create a keyboard shortcut for 
executing that. I tried it and it can switch to the desktop containg, 
and focus, windows based on several selection criteria.


(My previous posts through gmane.org didn't seem to make it to the 
mailing list. Gonna try this time by just posting it to the group, w/out 

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