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Re: query regarding use of Xwin -multiwindow
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: John Vincent <jpv50 at hotmail dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com, <cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 15:20:40 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: query regarding use of Xwin -multiwindow
- Reply-to: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com
On Mon, 2 Jun 2003, John Vincent wrote:
> I've just discovered the -multiwindow option of the cygwin x-server and I
> think it's great, as I can now run an xterm on a linux box and display it on
> my windows xp machine. One problem, though, I don't seem able to
> cut-and-paste btween the xterm window and a ms-windows application. It's as
> if the x-server has it's own cut-and-paste buffer which the xterm windows
> share, but which is distinct from the cut-and-paste buffers used by the
> ms-windows applications.
> Can anyone throw any light on this?
> I've done a recent complete binary install of cygwin, uname -a gives
> "CYGWIN_NT-5.1 JPV 1.3.22(0.78/3/2) 2003-03-18 09:20 i686 unknown unknown
> I expect I just need to configure something, but I'm at a loss as to where
> to start with this. Any help would be appreciated.
> /John Vincent.
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