Clip board problems

Erik Harrison erikharrison at
Thu Jun 26 02:36:19 CEST 2008

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 7:30 PM, Brian J. Tarricone <bjt23 at> wrote:
> Todd and Margo Chester wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>    I am using Cent OS 5.1 and XFce 4.4.2
>>    I love to copy and paste from program to program.
>> Problem:  if I copy in one program and then close
>> the program, I loose the text I sent to the clip board.
>> I have to reopen the first program, recopy to the
>> clipboard, leave the original program open, paste
>> to the second program, then close the first.
>>    It is, how to put it, "annoying", although
>> not approaching "pain in the neck".
>>    Is this an XFce thing or a Linux thing?
> Neither.  It's a normal X11 thing.  Try xfce4-clipman-plugin.

Auke, can we FAQ this?

>        -brian
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