A blog entry about the clipboard.
So, the clipboard. Exciting, eh? You probably use it all the time. Cut this, copy that, paste the other. Ideally, you should be able to copy text, images, or anything you like from any application and to drop them into the same
application or any other application. It avoids the need to mess around with saving a temporary file, and sometimes it's the only way to do the job.
The problem is, the clipboard in Linux doesn't...