gtk 2.24.11 with paste patch

I have compiled GTK+ version 2.24.11 in Wary.

Forum member disciple reported on a patch for a keypress to replace the mouse middle-button, to paste the primary selection:

The patches for GTK+ 2.24.x and 3.x are here:

Here are the PETs (2.3MB, 266KB):

Here is how I configured it:
# patch -p1 < ../gtk2-0001-Add-paste-selection-keybind-signal-2.24.1.patch

# ./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var --build=i486-t2-linux-gnu --with-xinput=yes --enable-debug=minimum

Posted on 7 Aug 2012, 8:41


Posted on 13 Aug 2012, 13:57 by disciple
gtk with paste patch
Anyone who wants to take advantage of this should note that it doesn't actually do anything until the key binding is configured in your gtkrc as described at the ticket.