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I know there is the keybinding file /usr/share/inkscape/keys/default.xml, and I can change it to modify the keybindings. But since it will probably get overwritten on an update, I want to know where else I can put it.

I tried to copy the file to ~/.inkscape/keys/default.xml, but Inkscape ignored my changes.

Does anyone know where to put it?

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Use ~/.config/inkscape/keys/default.xml instead of ~/.inkscape/keys/default.xml

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