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How to bind special keys

asked 2014-01-06 15:59:08 +0000

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I would like to bind [ and ( keys as well as some Czech keys like ú (u with acute). How to do that? Thanks!

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answered 2014-01-06 16:10:38 +0000

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updated 2014-01-06 16:19:26 +0000

xev gives me the following names that seem to work in .i3/config:
( parensleft
[ bracketleft
{ braceleft

:/left/right/ for each the closing equivalent.

I don't know much about czech characters, but ä (a umlaut) for example is "adiaeresis".

Here's a link to a pretty useful table with all (most?) available characters and their names.

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Oh right, xev! How could I forget. Thanks!

lzap gravatar imagelzap ( 2014-01-07 08:17:09 +0000 )edit

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