Cygwin/Xterm scroll while selecting text

Thomas Dickey
Thu May 4 23:08:00 GMT 2006

On Thu, 4 May 2006, Bill Shaffer wrote:

> Hello
> All:
> I am sorry if this is a repeat question - I've searched for a while and 
> haven't found anthing.
> is there a way to get xterm to scroll up or down while selecting text, when 
> the cursor hits the top/bottom of the window?  Currently I am limited to one 
> screen at a time, which is painful if I want to select a lot of data.
> I am using cygwin 1.5.19-4, x11-base, xterm 202-1 on Win XP Pro.

right-mouse-button usually is setup to extend-selection
(you can touch the scrollbars without losing the selection).

Thomas E. Dickey

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