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Re: Alt key in woody

From: Fredrik Staxeng
Subject: Re: Alt key in woody
Date: 12 Oct 2002 08:41:44 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.0808 (Gnus v5.8.8) Emacs/21.2

Wu XiaoGuang <> writes:

>Maybe it's the fault of myself.

Well, no. This is seriously underdocumented, so trial and error is the only
way to learn.

>Now my ~/.xinitrc contains:
>|     xmodmap -e "keysym Alt_L = Meta_L Alt_L" &
You don't need that. It doesn't hurt (much), but things like xmodmap
and xrdb is best run synchronously in the foreground. On things
like xclock and xbiff you need it of course.

>|     # start icewm, and run xterm if it crashes (just to be safe)
>|     exec icewm || exec xterm -fg red

That is a good one.

Fredrik Stax\"ang | rot13:

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