A coding question

Johnny Rosenberg gurus.knugum at gmail.com
Tue Sep 6 16:35:02 UTC 2011

2011/9/6 Curt Tresenriter <ctres at grics.net>:
> On 9/6/2011 10:24 AM, Johnny Rosenberg wrote:
>> I am not sure what you tried, but I would try this for a start
>> (already suggested but without any details, if I didn't miss
>> something), and I have Ubuntu 10.10 (in Swedish, so some of my
>> translations to English may not be exactly as the original English
>> version):
>> 1. System → Preferences → Keyboard shortcuts
>> 2. Highlight something in the dialogue that popped up, for example ”Next
>> track”.
>> 3. The Shortcut column of the highlighted row should now display
>> something like ”New shortcut…”. Now press the appropriate button on
>> your Saitek. The text ”New shortcur…” should now change to something
>> else, in my case I used my keyboard and it now reads ”XF86AudioNext”,
>> but on your system it could be something completely different.
>> 4. If nothing happened or if the same text that was there previously
>> is displayed, then you know this was not the right way to go,
>> otherwise continue with the next button from step 2.
>> Something like that anyway. I'm not sure if this can be done the same
>> way with Ubuntu 11.04, at least step 1 would be different, but it
>> might be just as easy.
>> Kind regards
>> Johnny Rosenberg
>> ジョニー・ローゼンバーグ
> I tried this using the Meerkat install on another disk and there was no
> response from the button press.
> Thanks for your input just the same.
> While we're on the subject, where would you or can you change - for instance
> - the 'launch media player' action to open a preferred application rather
> than the default media player or is that not possible?

System → Preferences → Preferred applications → Multimedia.

Kind regards

Johnny Rosenberg

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