'(No More Holding Down Keys)
Audience: button holders
“The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” ― Samuel Johnson
I’m trying an experiment where I’ve turned my keyboard repeat rate way down.
This should force me to never hold down a key for repetition, but rather use a
4w (vim) or
Ctrl-Backspace (browsers). I’m learning some
This is done easily across X with:
# msdelay rate #exec xset r rate 250 60 # super fast keyboard cursor delay and rate! exec xset r rate 250 2 # super slow (vim training)
More details here.
That line is from my
~/.i3/config. Remove the
exec to put in in
or the CLI.
Turn on your awful beep