Rich Freeman on 22 Aug 2011 18:36:24 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Ctrl-Alt-Backspace (was Re: Debian unstable locking up and corrupting filesystem)

On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 7:58 AM, Art Alexion <> wrote:
> Ubuntu has been disabling it by default, but you can re-enable it. I don't
> recall the steps, but it's an easy google to find. I lament the
> disappearance of ctrl+u in gnome as well.

I think it is actually an Xorg thing - it became disabled on Gentoo as
well, and Gentoo tends to stay pretty close to upstream (I can't think
of any Gentoo user who would actually prefer having C+A+Bksp
disabled).  There are a few ways to re-enable it, which I don't
remember offhand.

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