[xubuntu-users] copy paste problem

Vincent mailinglists at vinnl.nl
Wed Dec 3 20:36:30 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 6:19 PM, leegold <leegold at fastmail.fm> wrote:

> Hi,
> I notice some action in the copying/pasting in Xuuntu that I'm
> not used to:
> If I highlight and copy a line from the terminal and then try to paste
> to mousepad it works OK.
> But if I close the terminal before I paste it then the copy/paste
> does not work.
> I'm noticing this throughout my Xubuntu experience - that
> items/strings I copy get lost - IMO, once something gets copied it
> should stick there...
> Is there some thing I don't know about how this works in Linux
> and/or Xubuntu?
> Using 8.10
> Thanks

This is unfortunate indeed. A way to get around this is by adding the
ClipMan plugin to your panel :)
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