[Bug 11334] Re: Copy-Paste doesn't work if the source is closed before the paste

Andreas Lloyd lloydinho at gmail.com
Wed Aug 23 09:23:29 UTC 2006


Ubuntu QA guy Simon Law puts it like this:

"Thank you for your report.

This behaviour has always been the case and is a design feature of X11.

You are describing SELECTION and PRIMARY buffers. They were separate and
have semantics that are both supported by major X applications. It is
unlikely that this will change in the near future, even though more and
more applications prefer exposing the PRIMARY buffer in their menu
systems."


** Bug 35875 has been marked a duplicate of this bug

** Bug 36165 has been marked a duplicate of this bug

** Bug 57415 has been marked a duplicate of this bug

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Copy-Paste doesn't work if the source is closed before the paste
https://launchpad.net/bugs/11334




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