Pressing and releasing the Win-key opens the K-Menu

Stefan Gehn sgehn at
Mon Mar 31 18:15:39 BST 2003


On Montag März 31 2003 17:29, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2003 at 10:24:49AM +0200, Ellis Whitehead wrote:
> > I just committed a patch [...], which opens the K-Menu when the
> > Win-key is pressed and released with no intervening keys.
> > If anyone has problems or suggestions, please let me know.
> yes. i absolutely hate it. this is one of windows' most obviously
> annoying misfeatures i've seen so far. it's just braindead to assign
> actions to modifier keys without making them somehow hard to trigger. if
> you still feel the strong urge to copy it, add an option and disable it
> by default.

Same for me, I always disliked that feature as my "Wurstfinger" happen to hit 
that key way too often when the least I need is a Menu (i.e. in games or 
other fullscreen apps) ;)

Bye, Stefan aka mETz
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