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Re: Feature suggestion: Cut, Copy, Paste

From: Oto BREZINA <otik_at_printflow.eu>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2008 23:25:57 +0200

What about clipboard?

Stefan Küng wrote:
> Robert Dailey wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm not sure if this idea has come up or not yet, but an SVN Cut, SVN
>> Copy, and SVN Paste commands in the context menu would be great for
>> using a single explorer window to move/copy files/directories around.
>> Some sort of 2 step move/copy process versus the typical drag/drop
>> approach would be nice, since normally I don't keep 2 explorer windows
>> open and it's a bit tedious to get one up and set to the right directory.
>>
>> Has this been thought of?
>>
>
> That's not possible (i.e., it wouldn't work).
> For Cut/Copy to work, TSVN would have to stay in memory and then catch
> the paste operation. But the context menu handler isn't 'resident' in
> memory and therefor when you would call "SVN Paste", the paste command
> would have no idea *what* to paste because the source of the cut/copy
> operation is not known.
>
> Stefan
>
>
Received on 2008-09-12 23:33:50 CEST

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