Zapping the Xorg server

Andrew Clayton andrew at
Tue Aug 24 11:05:42 PDT 2010

On Tue, 24 Aug 2010 18:08:55 +0200, Wolfgang Draxinger wrote:

> Frankly, I don't see any sane reason, why it was removed in the first
> place. Disabling it by default, okay I can live with that. But taking
> away the option alltogether: Not good.

Don't worry. It's still there.

If your using gnome, you can enable it in the keyboard preferences;
layouts -> options -> key sequence to kill the X server


setxkbmap -option "terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp"


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