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From: Jon Turney <>
To: The Cygwin Mailing List <>
Cc: L A Walsh <>
Subject: Re: retry: Problem transfering X11 cut/copy buffer to windows and back
Date: Sat, 07 Sep 2019 17:27:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 26/08/2019 02:57, L A Walsh wrote:
> Starting a few days ago, after an update to cygwin,
> I'm finding it impossible to transfer
> my xselection from cygwin X to any Win application or vice versa.

Are you using xorg-server 1.20.5-1 or later test release package?

I made some significant changes to the clipboard code in that, as noted 
in the announce  mail [1].


> I've tried multpile Windows apps (Windows 7 SP1 x64)
> and multiple X apps and no go.
> I first noticed it in gvim -- which I run on my linux box
> and display via 'X' locally.
> The only thing I noticed w/X,u has been a checkmarked value about
> Clipboard may use primary selection (which is checked, though I tried both
> ways).
> Having to write things out ot files is royal pain, so any ideas
> would be very appreciated.
Jon Turney
Volunteer Cygwin/X X Server maintainer

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-26  3:25 L A Walsh
2019-09-07 17:27 ` Jon Turney [this message]
2019-09-11  0:03   ` Jim Reisert AD1C
2019-09-11 17:11     ` Jon Turney
2019-09-11 22:54       ` Jim Reisert AD1C
2019-09-12  3:59       ` bzs

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