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How can I get my g15's media keys to work in amarok? I configured the buttons to their functions through gconf-editor, but amarok does not respond to them
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Is it the default media player?
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Oh my beloved Amarok, when will you find your way to Windows...

Not sure about the g15.. Hrm..
    
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Oh my beloved Amarok, when will you find your way to Windows...

Not sure about the g15.. Hrm..
NEVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
as for the keys

amarok -r, --previous Skip backwards in playlist
amarok -p, --play Start playing current playlist
amarok -t, --play-pause Play if stopped, pause if playing
amarok --pause Pause playback
amarok -s, --stop Stop playback
amarok -f, --next Skip forwards in playlist

set up xbindkeys to use this
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Oh my beloved Amarok, when will you find your way to Windows....
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NEVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Don't be too sure


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as for the keys

amarok -r, --previous Skip backwards in playlist
amarok -p, --play Start playing current playlist
amarok -t, --play-pause Play if stopped, pause if playing
amarok --pause Pause playback
amarok -s, --stop Stop playback
amarok -f, --next Skip forwards in playlist

set up xbindkeys to use this
Gnome already knows what my media keys are. Is there a way to get amarok to use these? If not I'll give xbindkeys a try
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Don't be too sure



Gnome already knows what my media keys are. Is there a way to get amarok to use these? If not I'll give xbindkeys a try
its like wine and no matter how much you try I bet it still won't run right
in fact I'm more worried that people running kde4 in windows would succeed
plus i know for a fact that the developers willl not support any ports to windows
as for the keys, the only way it would work if if the meta keys are captured by the global shortcuts
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