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Re: Please help: Cannot cut and paste

From: J. E. Lewis
Subject: Re: Please help: Cannot cut and paste
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 13:17:50 -0500
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On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 10:53:02AM -0600, wrote:
> I am unable to copy text from emacs 21 into any other application.  I
> can copy text from another application and yank it into emacs, but
> when I do a C-y or M-y in emacs and try to paste it in another
> application, it doesn't work.  I am running emacs 21 on Gnome under
> GNU/Linux.

I assume you mean C-w or M-w to cut or copy, unless you have remapped
the default key locations.  If you didn't mean C-w or M-w then try
that, otherwise you could always copy it using the mouse buffer.
Highlight the section you want to copy and then use the middle mouse
button to paste it.

Jim Lewis

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