[sf-lug] cat-like command
ghayoun at gmail.com
Sun Dec 20 02:49:08 PST 2009
I don't have an account on a big-endian but the command you are
looking for is xclip.
I installed it with `sudo apt-get install xclip` on my ubuntu 9.10.
to copy to the primary clipboard (paste with middle click) use it like this :
echo "hello" | xclip
or to copy to the the manual copy clipboard (so you can paste with Ctrl-v) use :
echo "hello" | xclip -sel clip
On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 3:36 AM, Brian Wood <woodbrian77 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a command something like cat that will copy a
> file into the copy/paste buffer, so I can paste the contents
> somewhere after running the command?
> Also I'd like to find someone willing to give me an account
> on a big-endian machine. I'm willing to give that person
> investments in Ebenezer Enterprises in exchange.
> Brian Wood
> Ebenezer Enterprises
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