[londonperl] Re: Dashboard (was: [OT] Mac Office Software)

David Alban extasia at extasia.org
Tue Aug 29 18:32:51 BST 2006

Doesn't command-tab in os x do the same thing as alt-tab in windows?
(Or "apple"-tab, or "funny-symbol"-tab...)  Seems to work for me on my
macbook pro (is there such thing as a U.S. keyboard on a macbook

For those wondering about exposé, it's delightful.  I wish my linux
boxes had it.  See also:


On 8/29/06, Kaoru <kaoru at slackwise.net> wrote:
> I find exposé /almost/ makes up for the broken way alt+tab functions
> in MacOSX, I have it set to middle click on my mouse and it lets me
> quickly and easily switch from one task/terminal to another in the
> same way alt+tab does in Windows/Gnome/KDE/Xfce4/Fluxbox. Yes I'm
> aware of alt+` (or alt+\ with a UK keyboard layout) for switching
> between windows of the same application type in OSX, but I still find
> myself wishing alt+tab would behave the way I'm used to.

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