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I am using gnome classic (no effects) on Ubuntu 11.10. I installed gnome-do today, and I wanted to assign it to the Super key. However I can only assign it to a combination of keys (Super + some other key). Does anyone know a way to work around this?

Thanks in advance.

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This is a code limitation - handling just modifier keys is different to handling a key combination including modifiers, and I didn't think that anyone would want to use just Super as the summon key.

You also end up with odd problems like Unity (and GNOME Shell) is having, where only Unity gets keypresses which contain Super.

It'd be possible to implement modifier-only keybindings, but I'm not sure how much effort it would be. I'd accept a clean merge request or patch implementing this, but I'm not planning on implementing this myself in the near future.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/do/+bug/1093004

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