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gpaste: A lightweight clipboard manager for the Gnome desktop


GPaste - A lightweight clipboard manager for the Gnome desktop


[command |] gpaste [options...]


GPaste is a modular clipboard management system with a fully DBus-based daemon, a CLI client and a gtk+ tray icon.


gpaste [history]
Display the history with indexes
gpaste history-size
Display this size of the history
gpaste backup-history
Backup the current history
gpaste switch-history
Switch to another history
gpaste delete-history
Delete a history
gpaste list-histories
List available histories
gpaste add <text>
Add the text into the history
gpaste add-password <name> <password>
Add the name - password couple to the history
gpaste delete-password <name>
Delete the password <name>
gpaste set-password <number> <name>
Mark the <number>th item of the history as being a password named <name>
gpaste rename-password <old name> <new name>
Rename the password
gpaste get <number>
Get the <number>th item from the history
gpaste select <number>
Put the <number>th item of the history into the clipboard
gpaste delete <number>
Delete the <number>th item of the history
gpaste file <path>
Put the content of the file at <path> into the clipboard
command | gpaste
Put the output of the command into the history
gpaste empty
Empty the history
gpaste start
Start tracking clipboard changes
gpaste stop
Stop tracking clipboard changes
gpaste daemon-reexec
Reexecute the daemon, for example after upgrading GPaste
gpaste settings
Launch the configuration tool
gpaste version
Display the version
gpaste daemon-version
Display the daemon version
gpaste help
Display the help
gpaste about
Display the about dialog
gpaste show-history
Make the applet or extension display the history


Display each item on one line, without new lines
Display the item raw (without index)
Use NUL character instead of new lines between each item