shortcut to new shell opened behind the first one ....

Uno Engborg uno at
Fri Mar 10 21:00:53 UTC 2006

Alan Cox skrev:
> On Fri, Mar 10, 2006 at 02:52:37PM +0100, Larry tb wrote:
>> When using shortcut ctrl shift N, to open a new shell, the new shell is 
>> opened BEHIND the actual one.
>> Is it a new fonction ?
>> Not very useful is it ?
> Its alleged to be a feature. It tries to open applications run from a shell 
> behind the shell so that you keep having to bring them to the front. This
> includes new shells, programs you really wanted to appear in front of it,
> and so on. In theory it stops a new application from interfering with the
> command line you are typing, but it is intentional.
There should really be some way to turn this off, e.g. in gconf

Uno Engborg

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