Hi Bernard, On 07.03.2018 15:32, Bernard wrote: > Hi to Everyone, > > On my new Debian Stretch with Gnome 3.22, I wanted to define a keyboard > shortcut to launch an Xterm. If I go to 'Settings' ==> 'Parameters' ==> > 'Keyboard', and '+' at the bottom of the list so as to add a new > personnalized shortcut, a new box get displayed, in which I am supposed > to write a name, a command name, and define a shortcut. As for 'name', I > entered 'Terminal', and as for command name, I wrote :'gnome-terminal', > since this is what works in a terminal whenever you want to open an > extra one.
I have done it the same way (command 'gnome-terminal') and the shortcut works fine. Maybe the choosen shortcut is already in use? So far as I remember I had to disable a shortcut in use before reassigning it. > But this didn't work ! Once this entered, the system did not allow me > to define a keyboard shortcut, only to 'modify'. > > I tried to replace 'gnome-terminal' by '/usr/bin/gnome-terminal' and by > './/usr/bin/gnome-terminal', but none of these worked either. > > What should I do to enter that personalized keyboard shortcut ? > > Thanks in advance for your help > > Bernard > >