From: Marcin Borkowski <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Bo Grimes <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: OT: M-S-$ Not Working Date: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 07:13:13 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Hi Bo, I know your problem is resolved now, but in case you don't know, check also what `C-h c' does (and `C-h k' is also useful at times). In general, spending 20 minutes on looking through what `C-h C-h' says might save you some trouble later;-). Hth, mb On 2021-02-05, at 00:25, Bo Grimes <email@example.com> wrote: > I beg your indulgence. I am confident this isn't an Emacs problem, let > alone an org problem, but my eyes hurt from searching for an answer, > and this list, the only one I subscribe to, is populated with gurus. I > promise never to use it this way again. > > OS: PopOS 20.10, DE: GNOME 3.38.2 WM: Mutter > GNU Emacs 26.3 (build 2, x86_64-pc-linux-gnu, GTK+ Version 3.24.14) > > M-S-$ does not spellcheck word. It will work from the menu bar, and it > will work if I drop into a tty and run Emacs. Emacs gives no > response in the minibuffer in the GUI when I press M-S-$. M-x > describe-key M-S-$ does nothing. C-h b C-s 'spell' reveals that indeed > M-S-$ is bound to spellcheck word. And other M-S- keys work like M-S-> > just fine. > > There has to be some keybinding outside Emacs taking precedence. I have > gone through dconf-editor until my eyes bleed. Done gsettings > list-recursively org.gnome.desktop.wm.keybindings | sort | more and > gone line by line. I have done dconf dump / > dconf.dump and read > through them all, in addition to checking PopOS' keybindings in > Settings. And trying a different keyboard. > > Nothing in Tweeks, dconf, or Settings uses M-S-$, but I disabled > anything that uses Shift anyway (nothing uses $). No joy. I don't want > to rebind it for this machine only, nor do I want to go through the > hassle of installing a different DM/WM. > > StackExchange, et.al are full of problems with the the M key, but not > one specific keychord only. > > Any ideas? I will accept rebukes. I'm desperate. TIA! > > Bo Grimes -- Marcin Borkowski http://mbork.pl
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-02-06 6:14 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-02-04 23:25 Bo Grimes 2021-02-05 3:20 ` Tim Cross 2021-02-05 14:34 ` Bo Grimes 2021-02-05 14:40 ` Maxim Nikulin 2021-02-05 17:38 ` [Resolved]Re: " Bo Grimes 2021-02-06 15:52 ` Maxim Nikulin 2021-02-06 19:18 ` Bo Grimes 2021-02-08 14:31 ` Robert Pluim 2021-02-06 6:13 ` Marcin Borkowski [this message] 2021-02-06 6:28 ` Tim Cross 2021-02-06 15:53 ` Bo Grimes 2021-02-06 16:14 ` Maxim Nikulin 2021-02-06 17:18 ` Tim Cross 2021-02-10 17:15 ` Maxim Nikulin 2021-02-10 18:42 ` Tim Cross
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