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Posted Jun 7, 2004 13:38 UTC (Mon) by lwn163 (guest, #11797)
In reply to: emacs by ibukanov
Parent article: The Grumpy Editor's guide to terminal emulators

> For text selection I prefer to use keyboard and since AFAIK there is no
> terminal emulator that allows to select program output using only
> keyboard,
> emacs or any other editor with a shell support is the only option.

Though it is not a terminal emulator, gnu screen allows for keyboard select
and paste, between its 'windows' as well, which is quite nice. So if I am
running emacs in one 'window' and links in another, then I can use screen's
capability to copy and paste between them without using the mouse.

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