[vbox-dev] [PATCH] X11 bitmap host clipboard support

Michael Thayer michael.thayer at oracle.com
Tue Nov 6 08:18:09 PST 2012

Hello François,

On 11/05/2012 12:57 AM, François Revol wrote:
> I was frustrated bitmap clipboard exchange didn't work on Linux host...
> Sometimes some bitmaps copied from windows guest miss the alpha channel
> (specially when copied from Adobe Reader 8), but as best effort it's not
> so bad. Inkscape doesn't seem to provide BMP as format for copy, but
> does paste them correctly.
> Tested with Windows XP guest and Haiku guest.
> Patch is contributed under the MIT license.

Thank you very much!  Committed to trunk, and I am sure our users will 
appreciate it as much as we do.  And yes, it works for both host and guest.


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