[openbox] shortcut problems

Robert Holtzman holtzm at cox.net
Sun Aug 4 20:05:28 EDT 2013

On Sun, Aug 04, 2013 at 06:25:11PM -0400, Jim Rees wrote:
> Robert Holtzman wrote:
>   Running Debian Wheezy with Xfce4 and openbox 3.5.0-7. I'm having
>   a problem (among several)
>   with ~/.config/openbox/rc.xml and key bindings. I want to create a
>   shortcut to open a terminal 
>   and having no joy. Turned up a site with a sample rc.xml file that had
>   an entry that did what I want. 
>   Pasted it in with no result after a reboot. The entry is:
>    <keybind key="A-t">
>         <action name="Execute">
>           <execute>gnome-terminal</execute>
>         </action>
>       </keybind>
> That doesn't look right to me. Shouldn't the "action" be more like this?
> <action name="Execute"><command><gnome-terminal/command></action>

Could be. I'll give it a shot later when I get some time.

Thanks for the reply.

Bob Holtzman
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