[Cin] Help: clarify some points of the manual

Georgy Salnikov sge at nmr.nioch.nsc.ru
Mon Sep 28 13:10:23 CEST 2020

On Sun, 27 Sep 2020, Andrea paz via Cin wrote:

> "... you will have to use Alt+Ctrl instead ..." . I noticed when
> trying this in the Crop feature (chapter 2.2.7) that it only works
> with the left Alt key. I don't know if this is Mint-XFCE specific or
> not. The Alt key issue is also mentioned in 2.2.6 .

With Alt+Ctrl etc. modificators one has to take into account: many window
managers intercept some modificators globally for their own shortcuts. They
may be configured so per default, or the user can set his shortcuts and
later forget that he has done so. And then some shortcuts of an application
do not work, or work strange, nobody knows why...

...for example, Alt+Ctrl+Backspace kills the whole X11 together with all its

Georgy Salnikov
NMR Group
Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry
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Email   sge at nmr.nioch.nsc.ru

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