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Re: first copy & paste not working

From: Joel J. Adamson
Subject: Re: first copy & paste not working
Date: Mon, 05 May 2008 13:09:06 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.60 (gnu/linux)

Rupert Swarbrick <address@hidden> writes:

> address@hidden (Joel J. Adamson) writes:
>> Joe Bloggs <address@hidden> writes:
>>> address@hidden (Joel J. Adamson) writes:
>>>> Joe Bloggs <address@hidden> writes:
>>>>> I can only yank my emacs text if I repeat the emacs cut/copy,
>>>>> othewise it just keeps yanking the external text. Can anyone help?
>>>> Hi Joe, good to see you again.
>>>> Which Emacs version and operating system are you using (specifically
>>>> which Unix?)?
>>> Emacs 21.4a on Debian etch, which is the latest version in the etch
>>> repository. 
>> A friend of mine advised me, after I found the latest Emacs in Debian
>> was 21.4, that adding the unstable repositories, and/or Ubuntu
>> repositories is a must for using up-to-date software on Debian.  Any
>> Debian users like to comment?
> Hmm, well I use it on my laptop because it's fun playing with the new
> versions. However, something breaks horribly about once every three or
> four months, so I recommend building from source.

Are you talking about Debian or Emacs?  What is it that breaks, and what
do you build from source?


Joel J. Adamson
Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
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