keyboard shortcut - xfce4-popup-menu and xfce4-popup-windowlist

Chris F.A. Johnson cfajohnson at
Sun Apr 13 18:36:02 CEST 2008

On Sun, 13 Apr 2008, Eric P wrote:

>> Nope, but nice inference though.  I just changed both of them to other shortcuts (ctrl-alt-u and ctrl-alt-l).  They only
>> work intermittently now.  For example, with my Thunderbird window in focus, these shortcuts work 80-90% of the time.
>> But if I'm on an empty desktop, they work around 10% of the time.  Weird indeed.
>> I don't have this problem with other xfce4 functions such as xfce4-popup-notes or xfce4-session-logout which
>> consistently work w/keyboard shortcuts.
> Ok, let me ask this question again since this implementation obviously doesn't work correctly.
> Is anyone using a particular keyboard shortcut for xfce4-popup-menu and xfce4-popup-windowlist that works consistently?

     No, but I have had problems with other key bindings. For example,
     I have had trouble binding Ctrl-kp_multiply. The key is now bound
     to Workspace_12, even though that is bound to another key.

     What file[s] are the shortcuts stored in?

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