[elinks-users] Keyboard-controlled selection, copy + paste

ingegnue ingegnue at riseup.net
Mon Dec 22 10:50:59 PST 2014

I answered the first part by myself: Shift+Insert does it.

I think I'll go with tmux for the second problem.


On December 22, 2014 2:21:46 AM EST, ingegnue <ingegnue at riseup.net> wrote:
>I have a setup where I'm using elinks within an xterm session in
>ratpoison window manager and I'm using xclip as my clipboard manager.
>Is there a way to paste text into a text field from xclip (or any other
>X clipboard manager) into elinks? I checked keybindings, but the C-v
>binding that is assigned doesn't work. In a sense I suppose this might
>be described as importing the clipboard content...
>Additionally, is there a way to select text from within elinks using
>just the keyboard, so it can be copied and pasted?
>I've read a thread from back in 2006, where someone asked the same
>thing, and while it was considered a simple feature to add and GNU
>Screen was recommended to fulfill the need, I wanted to see if anything
>has changed since then.

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