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Prints X selection to standard out.

Simple X selection printer. Prints the X selection to stdout. If there is no X client owning the selection it just exits. Useful for scripts where you can query the X selection without pressing mouse Button2 in cumbersome ways.


version 0.2 (beta)
released on 27 February 2009

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Kelly Hopkins

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27 February 2009

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Anselm R. Garbe Maintainer

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 January 2017.


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