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Re: opera copy/paste

On Tue, 01 Feb 2011 06:55:07 -0500, Paul Cartwright wrote:

> I have a problem with Chrome not working right. I click on a link & it
> does nothing( something about  a plugin missing). So I started up Opera
> 11.01 build 1190. when I get to the page I want, I tried to COPY the URL
> & PASTE into an email. Didn't paste. nada,zip, empty. Tried it a few
> times, nothing. Tried to copy the URL from the Opera bar to Chrome,
> nothing. Started up gedit, copied the URL in opera, pasted to gedit,
> THERE IT IS! copied that ( yes, a fresh CTRL-C ) and did a CTRL-V into
> email and there it is.. So why/how can opera copy/paste be this weird? I
> tried CTRL-C/V and also tried the menus ( right-click-copy)


It only happens within Opera? Try to launch it with another user that has 
a clean .opera profile ("gksu opera" will open Opera as "root") and check 
if the copy/paste weird behaviour remains.



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