compromise copy and paste schemes in linux

April 25th, 2007 mysurface

In Linux, usually we have two major schemes for copy and paste. We can copy by pressing control+c , paste by pressing control+v ( right click and select copy or paste in context menu) in various GTK/KDE application. Another ways of perform copy and paste is highlight the text and hit middle mouse click. Certain [...]

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don’t terminate even I close the terminal

March 15th, 2007 mysurface

There are many cases where when I run a program from a terminal (gnome-terminal, xterm etc), and I accidentally close the terminal, the program will be terminated as well. This happen even I send the program to background, for example I initiate xmms from gnome-terminal xmms & When I close the gnome terminal, xmms is [...]

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