winecfg: Added "Use PRIMARY selection" option
phil at newstar.rinet.ru
Sun Jan 1 11:49:07 CST 2006
On Fri, 30 Dec 2005 12:43:56 +0100
Stefan Dösinger <stefandoesinger at gmx.at> wrote:
> > Added support for "Use PRIMARY selection" clipboard option.
> One question: Why not make this the default? This would be the unix way to use
> the clipboard.
It would be OK for me, but probably there was some reason why it has not
been made the default. Does someone know it?
> Or use the primary selection on a middle mouse button click,
> and the other clipboard value on paste / CTRL-V? This is the behavior I'm
> used to from native apps. Is this possible?
But Windows apps may be using the middle button for other actions, and
besides that we'd need to add a Wine-specific window message which would be
posted on a middle-click instead of WM_PASTE, and some other
infrastructure. I don't think it would go well with the design concepts of
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