When will we have a clipboard that works?

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at fjellstad.org
Thu Nov 23 03:52:02 UTC 2006

erik at dd.nec.com.au (Erik Christiansen) writes:

> On Wed, Nov 22, 2006 at 01:26:23PM -0800, John L Fjellstad wrote:
>> erik at dd.nec.com.au (Erik Christiansen) writes:
>> > If firefox had a "Clear" button on the url window, the problem would go
>> > away. (I just looked up how to start ooffice, and tried a paste to it.
>> > That's OK, because insert is fine there.)
>> it doesn't have a clear button, but you can right-click the url field
>> and select undo. It will remove the url already in that field
> Undo, in that right-click menu is inactive for me, if tabs are in use.
> Before trying the tabs, Undo performed on the home page merely opened a
> pop-down list below the URL window, with a second copy of the URL.
> It sounds like I need to grab the source for a newer firefox, so I can
> have it on Breezy.

I'm using Firefox 2.0 if it helps.  Works with tabs here.  You should be
able to use the Firefox from the mozilla.com website without compiling
your own version.

John L. Fjellstad
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