I already know how to determine the command associated with a custom desktop keybinding (keyboard shortcut) in relatively recent Linux Mint versions running the Cinnamon desktop environment. My preference is to do this from the command line:
$ gsettings get org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings custom-list ['custom0', 'custom1'] $ gsettings list-recursively org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.custom-keybinding:/org/cinnamon/desktop/keybindings/custom-keybindings/custom0/ org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.custom-keybinding binding ['<Super>m'] org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.custom-keybinding command '/usr/bin/xed' org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.custom-keybinding name 'SomeBinding'
I also know how to determine which key sequences are bound to built-in (non-custom) keybindings, such as these for launching a calculator and muting the microphone:
$ gsettings get org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.media-keys calculator ['XF86Calculator'] $ gsettings get org.cinnamon.desktop.keybindings.media-keys mic-mute ['XF86AudioMicMute']
What I want to know, however, is which command is associated with any given built-in keybinding. This can be learned empirically, of course, but that's not trivial in many cases. In my case that calculator binding maps to
/usr/bin/gnome-calculator, but how/where is that mapping made?
More generally, how do I list the commands associated with all such built-in keybindings? I expected this to be in the
dconf data store, but have been unable to find it. Scouring the file system hasn't yielded anything yet either.
I'm running Linux Mint 18.3, but I suspect the answer to this question should be very similar for any distribution relying on