[TextShare] - proposal to make a desktop-wide format for text

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net
Tue Jun 17 01:03:28 PDT 2008

Le Mar 17 juin 2008 01:47, Liam R E Quin a écrit :

> as a MathML or SVG editor isn't the same as a text editor.
> But if I select a sentence with bold, italic, a superscript
> and a right-to-left quotation, and choose Copy, and go to
> another program, and do Paste, I'd like
> (1) the same thing to reappear, complete with bold and italic
> or,
> (2) the same text, including the superscript and RTL text, but
>     without the formatting

And please have a setting to make one default desktop-side. Formatted
text cut & pasting is a major plague in OO.o, one is always wasting
time un-formatting the result to avoid style contamination.

Nicolas Mailhot

More information about the xdg mailing list