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Re: Please help: Cannot cut and paste


From: J. E. Lewis
Subject: Re: Please help: Cannot cut and paste
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 13:17:50 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.2.5.1i

On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 10:53:02AM -0600, address@hidden wrote:
> I am unable to copy text from emacs 21 into any other application.  I
> can copy text from another application and yank it into emacs, but
> when I do a C-y or M-y in emacs and try to paste it in another
> application, it doesn't work.  I am running emacs 21 on Gnome under
> GNU/Linux.

I assume you mean C-w or M-w to cut or copy, unless you have remapped
the default key locations.  If you didn't mean C-w or M-w then try
that, otherwise you could always copy it using the mouse buffer.
Highlight the section you want to copy and then use the middle mouse
button to paste it.

-- 
Jim Lewis
address@hidden

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