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What makes copy/paste work in LinuxMint, is there a default clipboard manager installed? In other distros this doesn't work if you close one application and paste in other.

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Linut Mint 7 uses Parcellite Clipboard Manager. Other distros usually don't use clipboard managers by default.

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  • In Linux Mint 12 parcellite is not installed by default, so it's not active.
    – johnlemon
    Dec 31 '11 at 17:24
  • What other distroy did you test? And what do you mean bei close one app and paste in other? Closing the source-app does not affect the clipboard itself (in any distro)
    – tuergeist
    Jan 2 '12 at 11:49
  • Ubuntu ( a bit older version) and Fedora 16. If you copy a text in firefox, close firefox, open chrome and paste in chrome, is not working.
    – johnlemon
    Jan 2 '12 at 12:02

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