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From: Alan McKinnon <alan@××××××××××××××××.za>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Copy/Paste Functionality in Konsole
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 15:30:32
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Copy/Paste Functionality in Konsole by Dan Cowsill
1 On Thursday 31 May 2007, Dan Cowsill wrote:
2 > I have just recently switched over to KDE and started using Konsole,
3 > and I was wondering something.
4 >
5 > I really like the copy/paste functionality you find in the Linux
6 > console and in PuTTY where you just highlight the text you want to
7 > copy and when you release the mouse button, it is copied. Then, you
8 > can just right click to paste it into the input line.
9 >
10 > How would I engineer such functionality in Konsole?
12 It's not the right click that does that, it's the middle click. This is
13 a standard X feature that has been around for ages.
15 If you copied something into the "other clipboard" you can paste it into
16 console with "right click -> paste" or just shift-insert
18 alan
21 --
22 Optimists say the glass is half full,
23 Pessimists say the glass is half empty,
24 Developers say wtf is the glass twice as big as it needs to be?
26 Alan McKinnon
27 alan at linuxholdings dot co dot za
28 +27 82, double three seven, one nine three five
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Re: [gentoo-user] Copy/Paste Functionality in Konsole Philip Webb <purslow@×××××××××.ca>