copy and paste into terminal

IdleOne oneidle at gmail.com
Fri Jul 30 13:54:10 UTC 2010


To copy from terminal: ctrl-shift-c = copy
To copy into terminal: ctrl-shift-v = paste

IdleOne


On Fri, 2010-07-30 at 07:46 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
> On 07/30/2010 07:09 AM, Robert Schwab wrote: 
> > Dear all, 
> > 
> > Another rookie question. When I am getting advice online, I am given
> > a string of directions to write into a terminal. How do I copy and
> > paste. On a regular compter, Control C, Control V works---what's the
> > drill with Ubuntu directions into a terminal. Thanks 
> > 
> > Robert Schwab
> > 
> > 
> > 
>     I do it the old way. Find the thing you want to be on your
> terminal. There select to put it on the special memory with Edit
> select all, if you want all of it. With this in the special memory go
> to your terminal and place the the vertical line where you want the
> saved things to go. Then Click on Edit and then Save. 
> 
>     It is much harder to write than to do. I do all this from memory
> and it works :-) 
> 
> 
> 73 Karl
> 
> 
> -- 
> 
> 	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
> 	Linux User
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