[openbox] openbox 3 comments/questions

Mikael Magnusson mangosoft at comhem.se
Fri Oct 17 01:14:49 EDT 2003

On Fri, 17 Oct 2003, poing wrote:

> > > -Can I have the Windows Key on its own trigger an action like show 
> > > menu? Simply "W" doesn't seem to work..
> > What does your X configuration *call* the Windows key?  I have plenty of
> > bindings that use it.  You might have to go so far as to use the actual
> > keycode.
> The question was whether Modifier keys can be triggers on their own
> without a function or other key. The rc.xml does state that the Windows
> Key has a W alias, and e.g. W-1 defines a working Windows Key + 1
> combination. I want to have the Windows key on its own with no other keys
> being pressed do something, I guess this isn't currently possible.
> poing

run xev and press the windows key and look what the keysym name is in your 
config, most normal would be Super_L

Mikael Magnusson

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