Assigning Shortcuts to Windows Key

Adam Harvey matlhdam at
Fri May 23 18:27:51 CEST 2003

On Sat, 2003-05-24 at 00:24, Gerald Skerbitz wrote:
> I wanted to set Diamond+Right key on my happy hacking keyboard to switch
> desktops (Function keys are tough) but none of my tries has worked.  I've
> tried everything shown by xkeycaps or xmodmap. I've tried using
> "windows+right" and "mod3+right" and "Hyper_L+Right". In fvwm I made it
> work by specifying the modifier number (3).  
> Is there a way to use this key in the themes/my.keys/keythemerc file or is
> that just the totally wrong place to be doing it?

That's the place to do it. (Funny, I was just setting up a new keytheme
myself tonight.) I got the Windows keys working using Super (I mapped
Super+R to xfrun4, for example).

Worth a shot, anyway.



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