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Re: X clipboard

From: Axel Beckert
Subject: Re: X clipboard
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2012 00:04:42 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)


On Sat, Feb 18, 2012 at 06:23:05PM +0100, Philipp Haselwarter wrote:
> is it possible to copy a text selection to the X clipboard? Right now
> I'm copying text and piping it into xsel, which works but is a bit
> cumbersome, some kind of wrapper or macro would be handy.

"writebuf" can write the contents of the paste buffer to a specified

With xsel, xclip, xcb and friends and maybe a shell script which runs
several 'screen -X' commands in a row and a key bound to executing
that shell script should be possible. Maybe screen's eval command can
also help.


                Kind regards, Axel
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