When will we have a clipboard that works?
dragffy at yandex.ru
Wed Nov 22 16:37:32 UTC 2006
On Tue, 2006-11-21 at 23:29 -0500, Anthony Yarusso wrote:
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> Erik Christiansen wrote:
> > 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?
> > Erik
> It's not a mozilla bug - it's system-wide.
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All we need is a little button beside the "GO" button in firefox that
will remove the URL already present, then one could click this button
and then middle-click-paste an address.
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