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Re: rxvt doesn't paste selections anymore?
- From: "Alistair Grant" <alistair at alphalink dot com dot au>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Cc: "Deragon, Hans" <HDeragon at meicpg dot com>
- Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 10:13:24 +1000
- Subject: Re: rxvt doesn't paste selections anymore?
- References: <98B87270F5C3284387CFDAC4593BF9B72D8FFA@mailmtl001.mei.ca>
$ rxvt --version
Usage v2.7.2 : (XPM,menubar,.Xdefaults)
$ cygcheck -s
Cygwin DLL version info:
DLL version: 1.3.12
DLL epoch: 19
DLL bad signal mask: 19005
DLL old termios: 5
DLL malloc env: 28
API major: 0
API minor: 54
Shift-Left-click pastes fine. I copied the information out of an rxvt
terminal (Cygwin updated yesterday).
C:\cygwin\bin\rxvt.exe -fn "Lucida Console-12" -sr -bg black -fg
grey -sl 1000 -cr red -vb -e bash --login
As a shortcut starts fine with the DOS box disappearing quickly.
Hope this helps,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Deragon, Hans" <HDeragon@meicpg.com>
Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2002 1:14 AM
Subject: Re: rxvt doesn't paste selections anymore?
> Found the same problem. On both of my machines, rxvt 2.7.2 is running.
> Yet, the one with the latest version of cygwin is broken, as you
> Pretty anoying since this cut&paste function is the #1 kill feature of
> I might revert to the DOS window to be able to perform cut&paste.
> I also have another new problem with rxvt. Following is the path in the
> shortcut I use to start rxvt:
> U:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe --login ~/bin/x50
> This x50 script calls rxvt with numerous options. A dos window does show
> when called, followed by rxvt. On my machine with the old cygwin, the dos
> window dissapear quickly (rxvt is called with & at the end to run in the
> background, thus the dos window exits after rxvt is started). On the new
> Cygwin, the dos window persist; I must kill it manually. Killing it does
> not kill the rxvt though, as it runs in the background. Same
> settings/scripts on both machines, but different behaviors.
> Hans Deragon
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