[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: cygutils 1.4.16-8 (Test)
Sun Nov 14 17:55:59 GMT 2021
On 2021-11-14 10:23, Denis Excoffier wrote:
>> On 2021-11-03 10:59, Mark Geisert wrote:
>> The following packages have been uploaded to the Cygwin distribution:
>> * cygutils-1.4.16-8
>> * cygutils-extra-1.4.16-8
>> * cygutils-x11-1.4.16-8
> The '-u' or '-d' option of getclip does not seem to work properly under xterm.
> How to reproduce:
> 1) Open an xterm
> 2) Select a simple piece of text (with no line ending)
> 3) getclip -u
> 4) Observe 'Segmentation fault(core dumped)'
Should not SEGV even if there is nothing to paste!
Those utilities do not have access to the X Window select buffer, only
the X window copy buffer is copied to the Windows clipboard
/dev/clipboard, so you may have to *COPY* the selected text to the
clipboard, however that is done from xterm, perhaps C-S-v or using
command xclip -sel c, before you can paste it.
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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