When will we have a clipboard that works?

Erik Christiansen erik at dd.nec.com.au
Wed Nov 22 04:05:56 UTC 2006

On Wed, Nov 22, 2006 at 09:17:06AM +0700, Chanchao wrote:
> 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.  

It is indescribably and unbelievably perverse, and the greatest bane of
the *nix world. (And doubtless the cause of much muttered  profanity.)

Do we log the bug report with the mozilla guys?


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