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Re: Stuck with CTRL + ALT + DEL

Joy Beeson wrote:
> Good Guy wrote:
>> It looks we are stuck with Ctrl+Alt+Del key strokes for a very
>> long time until somebody can design a new keyboard with JUST
>> one key that can do this.  This is according to Bill Gates who
>> started it 35 years ago.
> Considering what ctrl+alt+del does, I *want* to have to do it
> deliberately.  I had a keyboard with a power switch on one key
> once. I pulled its cap.

The combination is pretty harmless nowadays. But given the original
"get me out of the shit" function it would have been appropriate to
assign it to the Escape key.


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