[sylpheed:33217] Re: Updated Sylpheed FAQ - Call for Review
pknbe at volny.cz
Fri Sep 25 06:59:30 JST 2009
Hi again! :-)
Randy Dunlap <rdunlap at xenotime.net>, Fri, 18 Sep 2009 16:40:04 -0700:
> It would be great to have more info on setting custom key bindings.
> I went thru lots of saved emails about how to do this, tried several of
> them, and still failed. :(
> Oh, I see, it's in section 3.7 -- and it still doesn't work for me. oh
> well. Must be highly gtk or other library dependent.
Now that I looked in README distributed with Sylpheed, I see the answer
(and also a typo :-):
Unlike 1.0.x, this version doesn't allow the direct modification of menu
shortcuts by default. You can use the follwing methods to configure them:
1. Using GNOME 2.8 or later
Run gconf-editor from 'Applications - System Tools - Configuration
Editor'. Select 'desktop - gnome - interface' and check 'can-change-accels'
2. Using before GNOME 2.8 or other environments
Add (or create a new one) gtk-can-change-accels = 1 to ~/.gtkrc-2.0.
3. When Sylpheed is not running, directly edit ~/.sylpheed-2.0/menurc using
Hope that helps.
I should have really paid closer attention to that file when updating the
FAQ, my bad. So that's on my to-do list now. :-)
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