Re: [wmii] selection buffers (PRIMARY, CLIPBOARD)

From: Wael Nasreddine <>
Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2006 10:47:55 +0200

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Anselm R. Garbe wrote:
> That sounds scary, because I can cut'n'paste between firefox and
> xterm without any problem. Don't ask me to check urxvt (I will
> only after schmorp has fixed the bug I reported). Maybe urxvt is
> broken in some other way. Can you check if it works with xterm
> for you?
> Actually wmii has nothing todo with cut'n'paste problems,
> because the mechanism is WM-independent. To make sure urxvt and
> firefox both use the same mechanisms try following:
> 1.a) Select some text in urxvt
> b) run wmiipsel and check if the selected text is printed
> 2.a) Select some text in firefox
> b) run wmiipsel and check if the selected text is printed
> Please tell me if it works, thx.
> Regards,
Yes that works perfectly in both 1 and 2 situations, but it doesn't work
in xterm neither... maybe a bug in ruby-wmii[1] ??



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