Mapping the F-keys

Posted on 1998-11-19
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
How can I map my F-keys in Unix.
Question by:savage_kitty
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man xmodmap

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man mapkey
man strings
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man strings, frederico ?

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I use olvwm (open look virtual windows manager) in which i use a file .olvwmrc
which states:
F1 {
        Execute: 'xterm -e pine'

F2 {
        Execute: 'xterm'

F3 {
        Execute: '/usr/local/public/bin/netscape'

F4 {
        Execute: 'xterm -e tin'

this works very nice for me.

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