Command-line copy/paste utilities for Wayland
This project implements two command-line Wayland clipboard utilities, wl-copy and wl-paste, that let you easily copy data between the clipboard and Unix pipes, sockets, files and so on.
Usage is as simple as:
- copy a simple text message
$ wl-copy Hello world!
- copy an image file
$ wl-copy < ~/Pictures/photo.png
- paste to a file
$ wl-paste > clipboard.txt
- grep each pasted word in file source.c
$ for word in $(wl-paste); do grep $word source.c; done
- copy the previous command
$ wl-copy "!!"
released on 13 November 2018
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