[xmonad] Bind action to meta key clicked by itself?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Sun Aug 28 02:46:20 CEST 2011

On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 20:23, John Mastro <john.b.mastro at gmail.com> wrote:

> Is it possible to bind an action to when the meta key (in my case the
> "Windows key") is pressed by itself in addition to combinations / sequences
> it's a part of?

Theoretically, yes; you would use modifier 0 and look up the XK_* value for
the modifier key  In practice, the X server might behave somewhat oddly
because the passive grab on the modifier key might interfere with the
passive grabs on the modifier+key combinations.

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at gmail.com
wandering unix systems administrator (available)     (412) 475-9364 vm/sms
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