copy and paste between windows and linux

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Wed Nov 23 16:34:01 2005


Felix,

Is there anything in the VNC server's log file that might indicate a
problem?

Regards,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com 
> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Felix Steffenhagen
> Sent: 23 November 2005 15:30
> To: VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: Re: copy and paste between windows and linux
> 
> I tested it with several applications.
> 
> gnome-terminal, kate (editor), simple xterm.
> Nothing works. You said that both sides have to enable
> this option. But on both sides this feature is default 
> enabled, isn't it?
> 
> So i can't explain where that comes from.
> 
> Greetings,
> Felix
> 
> 2005/11/23, Alex Pelts <alexp "at" broadcom.com>:
> > Copy/paste is a server/client settings. Both must be set to 
> cooperate.
> > There is also appication dependendency as not every X app can take
> > things from clipboard.
> >
> > What application are you using, that fails to receive data?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Alex
> >
> >
> > Felix Steffenhagen wrote:
> > > Hello @all,
> > >
> > > I have a problem with the RealVNC enterprise server 
> 4.1.8, running on
> > > a Redhat Linux
> > > machine. Any attempts to Cut/Copy/Paste from a windows or 
> linux vncviewer client
> > > to the server and vice versa fails. In the xstartup file 
> is an entry
> > > for vncconfig and
> > > the Cut/Copy/Paste stuff should work on default.
> > > Does anyone have a clue what the reason for that could be?
> > > Perhaps I should add the information that the Server 
> starts a gnome session, but
> > > I tested it using KDE too, without positve results.
> > > With a windows VNC server i don't have any problems (even 
> from linux) with it.
> > >
> > > thanks in advance,
> > > Felix Steffenhagen
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