Keyboard Usability

Johnny Rosenberg gurus.knugum at
Thu Aug 11 17:01:02 UTC 2011

2011/8/11 Horton <fghorton at>:
> First. Ubuntu is great, and I've enjoyed it a lot so far.
> But, I have problem trying to move from Windows.
> My hands are partially crippled. To use the keyboard as fast as I need, I
> have to swap some keys around.
> On Windows I use Auto Hotkey. What is the Ubuntu equivalent?

AutoKey. Written in Python. I use it all the time (like my signature below).

There is even a special version for GTK (autokey-gtk) and there is a
PPA so you can have updates automatically.

Kind regards

Johnny Rosenberg

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