fstools : xzz - X11 clipboard history

xzz provides a history for the X11 clipboard.

One have normally only access to the last X11 selection.

With xzz you can read/write any number of selections.

Write to your X11 startup script:

xzz []
xzz : >/dev/null&


xzz +     # append X selection to history
xzz ++    # write STDIN to X selection and append to history
xzz -     # show history in xterm
xzz --    # write history to STDOUT
xzz []    # erase history
xzz :&    # loop-append X selection to history