Unwanted minimising

Johnny Rosenberg gurus.knugum at gmail.com
Wed Jul 20 19:25:03 UTC 2016


2016-07-20 15:51 GMT+02:00 Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com>:

> On 19 July 2016 at 21:56, Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I already use the left Alt key, since the right one is AltGr (Swedish
> > keyboard). I use Caps Lock as compose. Very good choice I think, since I
> > can't accidentally get all caps now…
>
>
> I map CapsLock to Super, because I use an old IBM Model M keyboard
> from about 1986 and it doesn't have a Super key.
>
> The thing is, Compose isn't a meta key. You don't press it at the same
> time as something else, like you do with Shift, Ctrl, Alt etc. You
> press Compose /then/ 2 characters.


Or 3 characters (”- - -” for ”—” and ”- - .” for ”–”), I know, I use it all
the time.


> So my RAlt (which is AltGr on UK
> keyboards too) is /both/ Compose (when hit on its own) _and_ normal
> Alt when pressed with, e.g., F for the File menu or whatever.
>

Sounds clever, but I'm happy about the fact thAT THIS CAN NEVER HAPPEN
anymore (unless I fake it, like I just did…).



Kind regards

Johnny Rosenberg


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