Mapping combo to key and key to combo

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Wed Aug 26 14:14:17 PDT 2009

On Wed, 26 Aug 2009, Paul Hartman wrote:

> On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 3:42 PM, Maciej Pilichowski<bluedzins at> wrote:
>> Hello,
>>  I would like to assign combo to single key, for example:
>> f13 --> shift+home
>>  and single key to combo, for example:
>> win+backspace --> delete
>>  All links/suggestions/etc how to do it, are welcome. Thank you in
>> advance for your help.
> I think maybe xmodmap or xbindkeys might be able to do something like that.

Perhaps - but the windows-key may be a problem (iirc, unless _it_ happens 
to be one of the special modifiers such as shift- and control-, it won't 
work - someone might be able to clarify that).

Thomas E. Dickey

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