Clipboard: System clipboard interface.

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Clipboard is a library for easily interfacing with the system clipboard with additional unicode support. Currently, only in a Windows system.

For example, if you type:

$ setClipboardString "Hello, World!"

Then you have "Hello, World!" available to be pasted wherever you want.

Now, if you type:

$ modifyClipboardString reverse

You will have "!dlroW ,olleH" in your clipboard. So:

$ getClipboardString
"!dlroW ,olleH"

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Versions 1.0.0, 2.0.0, 2.1.0, 2.2.0,,,,,,,,
Dependencies base (==4.*), Win32 (==2.2.*) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Sævar Berg, Daniel Díaz
Maintainer Daniel Díaz [dhelta `dot` diaz `at` gmail `dot` com]
Category System
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Uploaded by DanielDiaz at Sun Apr 21 01:43:17 UTC 2013
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A simple library for a simple purpose: to set, get and modify the system clipboard.


I'm so sorry, but this library only works on Windows. Contributions are welcome! :)