cannot copy and paste in LiveCD environ

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Tue Nov 8 19:16:19 PST 2005


Micheal E Cooper wrote:
> Roger Merchberger :
> 
>>Try click-drag selecting and then *middle button* clicking on the terminal
>>window or XEdit.
>>If your mouse has only 2 buttons, try clicking *both* of them at the same
>>time - that's called "3-button-emulation".
> 
> 
> Thank you. Excuse me while I crawl under the nearest rock. However, the
> RedHat system that I use every day copies and pastes with SHIFT-CTRL-C/V.

That's because it doesn't use xterm.

You can try the utf8-r1 CD, which uses XFCE Terminal instead of xterm. 
Copy and paste is handled either by the menu commands or by shift+ctrl+c 
and shift+ctrl+v.

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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