Option to disable PRIMARY clipboard

Corentin Chary corentin.chary@gmail.com
Thu Nov 12 14:27:00 GMT 2009

On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 2:53 PM, Jon TURNEY <jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk> wrote:
> On 09/11/2009 16:48, Corentin Chary wrote:
>> Is there a way to disable the PRIMARY clipboard ?
>> Would a patch like that
>> http://sourceware.org/ml/cygwin-xfree/2003-06/msg00148.html (with a
>> command line option) be accepted ?
> It's far more likely to be accepted if you say what problem you are trying
> to solve and why a patch like that is the right solution.
> --
> Volunteer Cygwin/X X Server maintainer

We use nx to display X application hosted on a Linux servers.
Clients could be on Linux, Windows or MacOS.
The PRIMARY clipboard really confuse windows (and MacOS) users.
An option (XWin.exe -no-primary-clipboard) would really be great for that.

Corentin Chary

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