X2Go Bug report logs - #906
-noprimaryclipboard option not working with vcxsrv 1.17

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Package: vcxsrv; Maintainer for vcxsrv is (unknown);

Reported by: Walid MOGHRABI <w.moghrabi@servicemagic.eu>

Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:05:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version 1.17

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On Thu, Jul 16, 2015 at 5:51 AM, Walid MOGHRABI <w.moghrabi@servicemagic.eu>

> Package: vcxsrv
> Version: 1.17
> With the latest x2go Windows client (, the embedded X server
> (vcxsrv 1.17) does not support the -noprimaryclipboard option that is
> available through the preferences in the x2go client gui.
> The primaryclipboard behaviour is very annoying with Windows so disabling
> it is a good idea except that it can't be done with latest release, when
> running, I get a debug windows stating clearly that this parameter is not
> supported.

As the primary maintainer of X2Go Client for Windows and of X2Go's custom
builds of VcXsrv, I have taken note of this issue and #927 .

Investigating and fixing them are on my (busy) agenda. I cannot guarantee
an ETA though.
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