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Re: [SLE] Cut n Paste
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2006 20:42:51 +0200
  • Message-id: <200604272042.52102.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Thursday 27 April 2006 20:20, Matthew Stringer wrote:
> On Thursday 27 April 2006 17:59, Charles Philip Chan wrote:
> > On 2006-04-27 11:55:30 -0400 Matthew Stringer <qube@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >
> > wrote:
> > > Why is it that I can't copy n paste text from some websites from Konq
> > > into
> > > anything else other than Kmail but text displayed in FireFox can be
> > > copied n
> > > pasted anywhere?
> >
> > Try enabling "Synchronize contents of the clipboard and the selection"
> > in the "General" tab of your Klipper configuration dialog.
>
> That doesn't help.
>
> For example I just went to www.topgear.com in Konq but it displays nothing
> as it's not a konq friendly site, so I copied the URL from the address bar

How did you copy?

> and opened FireFox to paste the address there. However there's nothing in
> the clipboard to paste. Open another Konq and hit paste and it's there.
>
> I don't know why KDE apps and not KDE apps can't talk to each other a
> little better.

I did not have that problem:
- double click on the address in the locationbar, paste with middle mouse
button in Firefox's locationbar: works
- ^C on the address in the locationbar, paste with ^V in Firefox's
locationbar: works

KDE 3.5.2, Firefox 1.5.0.2

Cheers,

Leen

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