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@@ -7,3 +7,8 @@ Autocutsel is mostly useful with window managers since most desktop
environments today include their own clipboard managers.
If you dont use a display manager like KDM you can use autocutsel
by adding an entry to your $HOME/.xinitc file using the -fork option.
+Some softwares (like OpenOffice Writer) have trouble when the PRIMARY
+selection is requested before the mouse button is released.
+As a workaround, you can run autocutsel with the "-buttonup" option
+and it will only get the selection when the first mouse button is not pressed.