cutsel(1) show information about the X clipboard and the cutbuffer in sync


cutsel [-selection selection_name] [-cutbuffer number] [-debug] [-verbose] {cut|sel}


This manual page documents briefly the cutsel command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

cutsel [options] cut
shows the contents of the cut buffer and
cutsel [options] sel
shows the owner of the selection.


-selection, -select, -sel, -s {CLIPBOARD|PRIMARY}
Specify which selection to use. Default is CLIPBOARD.

-cutbuffer <number>
(Details of this parameter unknown.)

-debug, -d
Run with debugging mode.

-verbose, -v
Be more verbose. Reports the version and announces synchronizations.


This manual page was written by Elmar S. Heeb <[email protected]> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.