Binds keys or mouse buttons to shell commands
xbindkeys is a program that associates keys or mouse buttons to shell commands under X. After a little configuration, it can start many commands with the keyboard (e.g. control+alt+x starts an xterm) or with the mouse buttons. It is independent of the window manager, and can capture all keyboard keys.
released on 4 June 2013
16 May 2002
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