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Old 09-29-2005, 07:56 PM   #1
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copying text from terminal


I want to copy the text from the terminal window and paste it in a text file. I am using Redhat 7.3. I see only the paste option in the terminal edit menu, but no copy option.

Can anyone let me know how to copy the selected text in terminal window.

Thanks for your time.

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Old 09-29-2005, 08:00 PM   #2
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it's copied if you select it. then, leaving it selected, use the middle mouse button or the left+right together to paste it.
Old 09-29-2005, 08:09 PM   #3
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Thanks for the reply..

but it doesn't work for me... it wuld be cool if I have a shortcut key to copy the text from terminal window and paste it to text editor like gedit. Is there any shortcut key ?? let me know

Old 09-29-2005, 09:39 PM   #4
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At least on my copy of gnome terminal shift-ctrl-c works to copy text
Old 09-30-2005, 01:12 AM   #5
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thanks a bunch..
it worked..!!


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