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Slacko Puppy 5.3.1 Using F12 key conflict
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horhota

Joined: 19 Feb 2010
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PostPosted: Mon 23 Apr 2012, 14:21    Post_subject:  Slacko Puppy 5.3.1 Using F12 key conflict  

I am using various versions of Puppy - Lucid, Slacko etc depending on which works best with a particular pc. When I use the Slacko Puppy 5.3.1 version on my laptop, I find that pressing the F12 key brings up the main menu. Unfortunately, I use the laptop mainly to communicate with the mainframe at work via Citrix and the F12 key is a major - high use key in my mainframe applications. So, I press F12 to do something in a mainframe app but it doesn't work and the Slacko main menu pops up. Is there anyway to reconfigure/turn the Slacko F12 key off or to shift it to another key?
I already tried searching the database for this a few days ago but didn't find anything.
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rcrsn51


Joined: 05 Sep 2006
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Location: Stratford, Ontario

PostPosted: Mon 23 Apr 2012, 15:16    Post_subject:  

Go to the hidden folder /root/.jwm

Open the file jwmrc-personal.

Delete Line 37: <Key key="F12".....

Restart JWM.
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horhota

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PostPosted: Tue 24 Apr 2012, 10:14    Post_subject:  

Thank you rcrsn51!! Your solution worked. You certainly have a lot of knowledge about Puppy Linux and, as on past occasions, I'm most grateful for your assistance.
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