keyboard paste from clipboard into bash

Kevin Schnitzius
Mon Jan 24 19:10:00 GMT 2000

The windows code is cake.  Bash/readline code is heinous.

Anyone craw through that code before who could save me some time figuring it


-----Original Message-----
From:	Chris Faylor [ ]
Sent:	Monday, January 24, 2000 19:41
To:	Kevin Schnitzius
Subject:	Re: keyboard paste from clipboard into bash

On Mon, Jan 24, 2000 at 06:10:59PM -0500, Kevin Schnitzius wrote:
>Is there a way to do this?


>When I have my hands on the keyboard, I don't want to reach for the mouse
>do a paste and Alt-space, e, p is awkward.
>Would it be possible to extend bash to pick up a single char paste?

Yes.  Certainly.  It will require a knowledge of Windows and bash, of
course.  If you come up with a patch, you should definitely submit this
to the bash maintainer.


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