[PLUG] Ubuntu upgrade help

Paul Munday paulm at freegeek.org
Fri Sep 27 11:37:52 PDT 2013


On Fri, 2013-09-27 at 11:27 -0700, John Meissen wrote:
> dick at dicksteffens.com said:
> > Did you install GNOME session fallback? In the Ubuntu Software Center  it's
> > called:
> 
> >      GNOME Session Manager - GNOME fallback session
> >      gnome-session-fallback
> 
> 
> Yes. That was implied when I said I got most of the gnome environment back, and 
> that I wasn't using Unity. I suppose I could have done something else, though.
> 
> > I use that, and with it <ctl><alt>T gives me a terminal window. 
> 
> That may be. But it's awkward, and I have a different, much more natural and 
> comfortable combination that I've used for years. I don't want to retrain my 
> fingers. In the old system it was a simple matter to redefine the keys.
> 
> Now they're trying to make the settings interface look like a Mac, and IMHO 
> have only screwed things up.

apt-get install  compizconfig-settings-manager will get you the old
setting manager
Then enable Desktop Wall (or rotate cube) -> bindings
(Ctrl+Alt + arrow is the default, I think, but I may have set that)
> 
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