Stephen> A couple of cheap shots: What happens if he puts down the mouse
Stephen> and invokes M-x x-mouse-kill from the keyboard?
I'll ask him. When cutting text though, you need a mark and a point. If I
left click to place point how is the region defined without mousing?
Stephen> What window managers are you running? If he's running Motif,
Stephen> he might try playing with `x-selection-strict-motif-ownership'.
That's an excellent question. I'd completely forgotten about that. I use
Sun's Java Desktop System (repackaged Gnome) while my colleague uses
OpenWindows. I'll retry the test in OW.
Stephen> What are they talking about, can you tell? For example, do you
Stephen> see the selected text in there somewhere?
Nah, I was just running pstack and taking note of the innermost functions.
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