[TxMt] Feature request (clipboard)

Thijs Stalenhoef thijs at taospace.com
Mon Apr 4 12:29:01 UTC 2005

Perhaps instead of the character sequences, the folding system could be
"retasked" for this, with each "folder" being a clipping.

All in all I feel something like this would feel more natural in the TextMate
context, then a special popup window with its own UI.


Quoting Sune Foldager <cryo at cyanite.org>:

> On 04-04-2005, at 11:33, Thijs Stalenhoef wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > My apologies if this request has been posted before.
> > I was wondering if it would be possible to have the multiple clipboards
> > displayed as a "virtual" text document in the editor, so you can use
> > the
> > editor's full power on it. The clips could be separated by some
> > character-sequence. If the scripting/macro stuff can access this
> > document too,
> > it could be quite powerful (add stuff, remove stuff, change stuff).
> No I'm pretty sure this is an original suggestion :-p..  Interesting
> idea, however there are some practical problems such as what if you
> copy/paste any of those character-sequences and what if you copy paste
> in the virtual clipboard itself etc. Also, I am not sure how it will
> work in connection with the real clipboard, but I really don't know
> much about that.
> --
> Sune.
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