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Hello. I was looking for a light weight distro to install on my IBM ThinkPad T20 and stumbled upon ZevenOS. I really liked the look and feel of it and ...
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    [SOLVED] Space key initiates "Run Command" window in ZevenOS


    Hello.

    I was looking for a light weight distro to install on my IBM ThinkPad T20 and stumbled upon ZevenOS. I really liked the look and feel of it and after many unsuccessful trials managed to install it. I seems to work fine except for a small, but very annoying bug. Any time the 'space' key is pressed, it toggles 'Run Command' window. I went through the list of Window Manager (I believe it's xfce) keyboard short-cuts, but couldn't find this particular short-cut there. I still can load into console mode and work from there. Therefore I wonder if there's some file, where this short-cut would be specified and which I could edit manually. I tried to assign 'space' as a short cut to another action to replace the initial one, but it did nothing, but bringing the 'Run Command' window up again.

    Any suggestions are much appreciated.

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    Ah, sorted. As always it turned out to be easier, than it seemed. In case it's of any interest to anybody. Xfce folder had a "shortcuts" file, where Super+Space combination was assigned to the "xfce4run" command. As the laptop didn't have a "Super" key, it must have resulted in just "space" triggering the shortcut. Strangely enough, simply deleting those lines didn't help at all. But reconfiguring xorg and selecting the right keyboard type did

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