Changing liferea keyboard shortcuts# Jan 31, 2010
Liferea has no keyboard shortcut editor itself, but “Toggle unread status” demands the wrist-breaking chord action of Control-U. It expects you to be able to edit the shortcuts via the editable menu feature of GTK+.
Unfortunately that’s disabled on all modern GNOME installs, and there’s
no UI for re-enabling it. As usual,
gconf-editor to the rescue. The
key you need to change is
After re-starting Liferea, you can then edit via hovering over the menu
item and pressing the combination. Of course, this in itself is buggy:
if it clashes with a menu accelerator (as ‘r’ is), it will perform that
It’s simpler to directly edit the
accels file in your Liferea dot dir.