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Re: How to copy and paste from unity to emacs in the terminal version ?


From: Yuri Khan
Subject: Re: How to copy and paste from unity to emacs in the terminal version ?
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:37:50 +0700

On Mon, Aug 18, 2014 at 10:22 PM, Kro Ly <address@hidden> wrote:
> Thanks everyone but xsel doesn't seem to work and I have found no solution. 
> It say "xsel: can't open display: (null): success. I'm on ubuntu 12.04 using 
> the first console (ctrl + alt + f1).

Before running xclip or xsel, you might want to set the DISPLAY
environment to indicate the X display whose selection or clipboard you
want to access, e.g.:

$ DISPLAY=:0 xsel -o



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