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clipaccumulate - Man Page

Make a bunch of little clipboards into one big one.


version 0.30


The first thing it says (which goes to STDERR, so you can redirect into a file if you want), is how to exit, which is by copying the magic "end" string into the clipboard.  Crufty?  Yep.  You can still do Ctrl+C if you don't like this (or if the string scrolls off the top of the screen).

The next thing it does is wait for the clipboard to change, at which point it will print out the new data and go back to waiting for the clipboard to change.

Then you copy the exit string, and it will fill the clipboard with all the little pieces it saw along the way.

(Right now, it just joins everything with spaces in between - is this bugging anyone?)


Hard to explain.  I run into cases where I wanted to make a bunch of small notes that included all these different bits of info.  Instead of jotting them down on a scrap of paper, I made this.

Let me know how it can be made better.


Ryan King <rking@panoptic.com>



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Bugs / Feature Requests

Please report any bugs or feature requests by email to bug-clipboard at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at <https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Report.html?Queue=Clipboard>. You will be automatically notified of any progress on the request by the system.

Source Code

The code is open to the world, and available for you to hack on. Please feel free to browse it and play with it, or whatever. If you want to contribute patches, please send me a diff or prod me to pull from your repository :)


  git clone git://github.com/shlomif/Clipboard.git


Shlomi Fish <shlomif@cpan.org>


Please report any bugs or feature requests on the bugtracker website <https://github.com/shlomif/Clipboard/issues>

When submitting a bug or request, please include a test-file or a patch to an existing test-file that illustrates the bug or desired feature.


2024-06-16 perl v5.40.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation