Re: Stretch and Gnome 3 : defining a new keyboard shortcut
- Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2018 17:17:50 +0100
- From: Rol Ham <roha101@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Stretch and Gnome 3 : defining a new keyboard shortcut
On 07.03.2018 15:32, Bernard wrote:
> Hi to Everyone,
> On my new Debian Stretch with Gnome 3.22, I wanted to define a keyboard
> shortcut to launch an Xterm. If I go to 'Settings' ==> 'Parameters' ==>
> 'Keyboard', and '+' at the bottom of the list so as to add a new
> personnalized shortcut, a new box get displayed, in which I am supposed
> to write a name, a command name, and define a shortcut. As for 'name', I
> entered 'Terminal', and as for command name, I wrote :'gnome-terminal',
> since this is what works in a terminal whenever you want to open an
> extra one.
I have done it the same way (command 'gnome-terminal') and the shortcut
works fine. Maybe the choosen shortcut is already in use? So far as I
remember I had to disable a shortcut in use before reassigning it.
> But this didn't work ! Once this entered, the system did not allow me
> to define a keyboard shortcut, only to 'modify'.
> I tried to replace 'gnome-terminal' by '/usr/bin/gnome-terminal' and by
> './/usr/bin/gnome-terminal', but none of these worked either.
> What should I do to enter that personalized keyboard shortcut ?
> Thanks in advance for your help