[SATLUG] Selection Buffer sending text before completing selection

Christopher Lemire christopher.lemire at gmail.com
Sun Jul 4 08:35:45 CDT 2010


Thanks, and here's my app so far. I wish I could show more of what the tts
can do, but gtk-recordMyDesktop would not record anything but static sound,
so I disabled sound.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wghpATdec4

On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 7:36 PM, pcdls <pcdls.ronin at gmail.com> wrote:

> I came across something called autocutsel a while back when I was
> experimenting with X windows selection and cut buffers.  I didn't use it at
> that time.  However, it does mention a "buttonup" feature.  Here's a link:
>
> http://www.nongnu.org/autocutsel/
>
> Good luck with your project.
>
>
> On 6/18/2010 5:13 PM, Christopher Lemire wrote:
>
>> How can I change the behavior of the selection buffer or a program
>> that uses it ( I have xclip) to not send me text until the mouse
>> button is released while clicking and dragging? This causes havok in
>> the software I'm developing that tries to make use of the selection
>> buffer. I need the full selection, not bits more bits more bits and
>> then the full selection.
>>
>> I cannot listen for mouse events such as button release outside of the
>> GUI of my program.
>>
>>
>>
>
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