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[E-devel] Eterm 0.9.4 in cvs--- some user can' t cut and paste to MUD


Everybody that I know (until now!) including myself can cut and paste
with Eterm. Some guy can' t. If you have any clues into why, please
help. Thanks. See mail below:

On 16/02/06, at 04:18 -0500, Gwen Morse <eachna@fast-mail.org> wrote:

> I wanted to write and say how _wonderful_ I think it is that you put
> together the rpm packages for e17. I'll build from source occasionally,
> but, I'd be much too nervous to do a whole setup like enlightenment. I
> love being able to play with it, and I particularly love that I can use
> Eterm outside of it. It supports xterm 256 colors, but, has a nicer
> interface.
> That said, I was having some 'trouble' with Eterm. I can't cut/paste to
> it. I asked around and it was suggested that it ought to work with the
> basic cut/paste from X. The same person said that since it's not, it may
> have something to do with the compile-time options that were selected.
> Do you know if this is universal with your build of Eterm? If so, are
> there any plans to change it? I use Eterm to MUD (online gaming) and
> cut/paste (as part of coding in the game) is a very VERY VERY VERY
> useful feature. These days, I have to log out and log into Konsole if I
> want to cut/paste (and Konsole doesn't support the 256 colors).
> Anyway, I just wanted to check if this is something with the build, or,
> if I have to investigate further and determine what I'm doing "wrong".
> Gwen
> --
>   eachna@fast-mail.org

With kind regards,

Yum/apt repository for DR17/EFL: http://sps.nus.edu.sg/~didierbe

Didier F.B Casse
PhD candidate, Singapore Synchrotron Light Source (SSLS)
National University of Singapore.