[BUG] KDE 3.1 KMail copy/paste from/to Squeak broken (Re: [unix][vm] 3.4gamma1)

Ned Konz ned at bike-nomad.com
Fri Feb 14 18:17:53 UTC 2003

On Friday 14 February 2003 10:05 am, Ian Piumarta wrote:
> On Fri, 14 Feb 2003, Ned Konz wrote:
> > I am not sure whether this is a Squeak bug, or a KMail bug, but
> > it's annoying. With KDE 3.1 (and apparently also KDE 3.0.5, from
> > another report), you can't copy and paste between Squeak and
> > KMail.
> >
> > However, copy/paste to/from (say) KWrite works OK.
> What was the last version in which it worked as expected?  As a
> last resort I'll check out the current KDE sources and then cvs
> diff the relevant parts against the last known working version to
> try to find out what they changed/broke.

It was working for me with KDE 3.0.4.

I looked at the clipboard code in KMail and didn't find a smoking gun. 
As far as I can tell, it just uses the stock KDE (and hence Qt) 
clipboard handling.

Ned Konz

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