[SOLVED]How to use windows clipboard on xterm forwarded by X

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[SOLVED]How to use windows clipboard on xterm forwarded by X

Postby sw2wolf » 2017-12-06 06:04

By using X forwarding through ssh, i can view xterm from Debian VM on Windows. However, the C-c/C-v seems not work on xterm window. Using middle mouse butthon cannot copy its selections to Windows clipboard.

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Re: How to use windows clipboard on xterm forwarded by X

Postby debiman » 2017-12-06 09:51

why don't you just ssh straight into the machine, with e.g. putty.
no X forwarding required.
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Re: How to use windows clipboard on xterm forwarded by X

Postby sw2wolf » 2017-12-07 00:46

Besides X-forwarding xterm, we still X-forward other X apps. There are few keyboard issues using xterm. Putty has many keyboard issues, such as <backspace>, <arrow keys>, etc.

It works now by middle-mouse-button.

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