[lug] pbcopy for Linux?
chip at pupman.com
Wed Jan 10 11:22:48 MST 2007
Here's a discussion of it:
On Wed, 10 Jan 2007, Matt Thompson wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone on the list knew of a Linux equivalent to
> pbcopy from OS X?:
> I've been finding myself copy-and-pasting text files recently (CVs for
> sites that want a text version), and thought if I could use pbcopy, this
> would be a lot easier:
> cat cv.txt | pbcopy
> than using doing a less on the terminal and lots of scrolling, selecting
> and middle pasting, or opening an editor and doing a "select all"...
> Is there a similar "cbcopy" for Linux, or is the clipboard insanity of
> Linux preventing this?
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