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Re: Default command key under X11

From: David Chisnall
Subject: Re: Default command key under X11
Date: Wed, 4 May 2011 01:54:06 +0100

On 3 May 2011, at 21:09, Ivan Vučica wrote:

> On 3. svi. 2011., at 22:06, Eric Wasylishen wrote:
>> My complaint with the default binding applies only to people used to a 
>> keyboard layout lacking separate Command and Control keys, (i.e. all non-Mac 
>> users).
> Command key is also known as the Windows key or as the Super key. So, the 
> actual number of desktop computers without a Command key is relatively 
> insignificant.

Not entirely - ThinkPads lack this key (at least, the IBM ones did, not sure 
about the Lenovo ones).

I do agree that using left-alt is wrong though - no idea why that's the 
default, but it always bugs me.


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