block/column selection with mouse
thomas.adam22 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 24 11:32:51 CEST 2009
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2009/4/24 Sebastian Stark <seb-rxvt at biskalar.de>:
> On 24.04.2009, at 11:16, Thomas Adam wrote:
>> 2009/4/24 Sebastian Stark <seb-rxvt at biskalar.de>:
>>> Usually, if you have table-like output and want a certain column of it
>>> would use awk. But sometimes it would be cool to be able to mark a column
>>> with the mouse and paste it somewhere else, similar to ctrl-v in vim.
>>> Would that be possible to do in a perl extension?
>> Err, this is currently possible, if I understand you correctly. Just
>> hold down "Alt" as you select something to do so in columns.
> Thanks, that is nice to hear!
> Unfortunately it doesn't work for me with v9.05 on Mac/intel. It just does
> normal selection when I press alt.
> Let's see what happens if I upgrade to a more recent version of urxvt.
More likely on your Mac (ugh!) it's a different key.
-- Thomas Adam
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