Bug#588785: #588785 xterm: consider supporting freedesktop.org style clipboard behavior
On Mon, 30 Aug 2010, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote:
Thomas Dickey <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
...and it seems to work. If you did not invoke the select-end, and
started selecting again with the mouse, then that would discard the
...just complicated. But your followup was helpful.
=> Clipboard contents did not change at all. Are you sure clipboard
contents changed in your case and not just the primary selection?
I was actually reading the debugging trace. But using your script,
I do see a difference. It was actually copying to primary based on
this line in the default translations:
<BtnUp>:select-end(SELECT, CUT_BUFFER0) \n\
changing that to
lets the keypress translation do what you want.
Thomas E. Dickey