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How do I enable 'highlight to copy' feature on CentOS6, and middlemouse click to paste.

I thought this is a standard feature for linux distros

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Strictly speaking, highlighting doesn't copy to the clipboard but instead populates a selection buffer. – sarnold Dec 6 '11 at 23:27

It's the standard feature of X window, nothing to do with Linux

So if you didn't install X Window, say you chose Wayland, maybe you won't be able to use that feature on Linux.

I googled a little bit for you but I ain't see nobody met such kind of problem before, good luck.

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