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From: "Matt D." <>
Subject: Re: Clipboard periodically breaks
Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2013 03:11:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Here is an example screen capture and repeatable bug of the clipboard 

Synopsis: Copy from Windows, highlight text in gedit, clipboard breaks 
(paste doesn't work). Proceed to copy from gedit and suddenly that text 
gets pasted. Sometimes it will just start pasting while a selection is 
being made.. ??

Download the video here in Xvid format:

Matt D.

On 9/21/2013 10:38 PM, Matt D. wrote:
> I often keep gedit sessions open on remote servers for maintaining
> various scripts. The problem I've encountered is that after a while I
> can no longer copy/paste between X and Windows.
> For example, I'll copy in windows and attempt to paste in gedit but
> nothing will happen. However, if I then proceed to copy something in
> gedit it will immediate "paste" that in place of where I had previously
> tried to paste from Windows.
> Sometimes I can get it working again by bombarding the clipboard with
> copy/pastes from both X and Windows. But most of the time I have to exit
> the ssh session and reconnect.
> Is this a known problem?
> I am using the Cygwin x32 with the latest packages.
> Matt D.
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  reply	other threads:[~2013-09-22  3:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-06-09 18:59 64-bit Clipboard troubles David Stacey
2013-06-10 13:30 ` Jon TURNEY
2013-06-10 21:39   ` David Stacey
2013-06-21 12:33     ` Jon TURNEY
2013-06-21 18:02       ` David Stacey
2013-09-22  2:39       ` Clipboard periodically breaks Matt D.
2013-09-22  3:11         ` Matt D. [this message]
     [not found]         ` <>
2013-09-27  0:35           ` Matt D.
2013-10-21 14:46             ` Reinier Post
2013-10-21 22:37               ` Matt D.
2013-11-21 17:51               ` Jon TURNEY

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