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by pakt
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Can I use i3 and Another WM?
Replies: 10
Views: 2021

Re: Can I use i3 and Another WM?

Sorry, I should clarify that I'm a long-time i3 user moving to MX. Can you confirm that, in i3, you're able to move windows around move them to other workspaces? This is something I cannot do. If you however can, that would be very telling.

Cheers.
by pakt
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Can I use i3 and Another WM?
Replies: 10
Views: 2021

Re: Can I use i3 and Another WM?

I'm very interested in the outcome of this. I have been trying to use i3 with MX linux but found the ALT+SHIFT combinations weren't working. This meant I was unable to swap windows around or move them to other desktops.
by pakt
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Issue with i3 key bindings
Replies: 5
Views: 1004

Re: Issue with i3 key bindings

I use i3 all the time but only with Antix on both my computers. Which i installed from Debian buster server (not sid). And I use mod4 not mod1 makes that useless windows key do something useful. My bindsym $mod+Shift+j k l ; and the arrow keys work as they should. Does mod+shift+r give you any erro...
by pakt
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:11 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Issue with i3 key bindings
Replies: 5
Views: 1004

Re: Issue with i3 key bindings

Thank you for that, it looks very promising. Sure enough I copied my config across and didn't regenerate it. Will try again tonight and keep you posted.

Cheers.
by pakt
Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Issue with i3 key bindings
Replies: 5
Views: 1004

Issue with i3 key bindings

Hi All, New MX Linux disciple here. I've been very impressed to date, however there is one issue that is preventing me from moving to MX Linux permanently. I use i3 window manager and _something_ is interfering with i3's key configuration. Any combinations that involve ALT+SHIFT do not work (example...

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