When will we have a clipboard that works?
ubuntu.stereo at gmail.com
Wed Nov 22 03:00:07 UTC 2006
have you tried Glipper? http://glipper.sourceforge.net/ or Klipper for KDE?
> I'd like to have a clipboard that just works. Similar to how it worked
> on my Commodore Amiga since 1986, Windows since 3.1 or thereabouts, and
> my mobile phone since the Nokia 7650.
> I.e., the clipboard not losing it's marbles after closing the
> application/window you copied stuff from.
> I would also like to ditch the old 'X' type auto-copy of stuff when
> selecting things. This is just evil, like try to paste a URL or Google
> search term into Firefox.. to delete whatever was in there, most people
> would select it and then paste.. but in selecting it, it replaces the
> clipboard contents.
> That's just nuts.
> No more clipboard-roulette in that you're never quite sure what gets
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