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;;; select.el --- lisp portion of standard selection support
;; Maintainer: FSF
;; Keywords: internal
;; Copyright (C) 1993, 1994, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007,
;; 2008, 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
;; Based partially on earlier release by Lucid.
;; This file is part of GNU Emacs.
;; GNU Emacs is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
;; it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;; the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
;; (at your option) any later version.
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;; but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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;; along with GNU Emacs. If not, see <>.
;;; Commentary:
;;; Code:
(defcustom selection-coding-system nil
"Coding system for communicating with other X clients.
When sending text via selection and clipboard, if the target
data-type matches with the type of this coding system, it is used
for encoding the text. Otherwise (including the case that this
variable is nil), a proper coding system is used as below:
data-type coding system
--------- -------------
COMPOUND_TEXT compound-text-with-extensions
STRING iso-latin-1
C_STRING no-conversion
When receiving text, if this coding system is non-nil, it is used
for decoding regardless of the data-type. If this is nil, a
proper coding system is used according to the data-type as above.
See also the documentation of the variable `x-select-request-type' how
to control which data-type to request for receiving text.
The default value is nil."
:type 'coding-system
:group 'mule
;; Default was compound-text-with-extensions in 22.x (pre-unicode).
:version "23.1"
:set (lambda (symbol value)
(set-selection-coding-system value)
(set symbol value)))
(defvar next-selection-coding-system nil
"Coding system for the next communication with other X clients.
Usually, `selection-coding-system' is used for communicating with
other X clients. But, if this variable is set, it is used for
the next communication only. After the communication, this
variable is set to nil.")
(declare-function x-get-selection-internal "xselect.c"
(selection-symbol target-type &optional time-stamp))
;; This is for temporary compatibility with pre-release Emacs 19.
(defalias 'x-selection 'x-get-selection)
(defun x-get-selection (&optional type data-type)
"Return the value of an X Windows selection.
The argument TYPE (default `PRIMARY') says which selection,
and the argument DATA-TYPE (default `STRING') says
how to convert the data.
TYPE may be any symbol \(but nil stands for `PRIMARY'). However,
only a few symbols are commonly used. They conventionally have
all upper-case names. The most often used ones, in addition to
DATA-TYPE is usually `STRING', but can also be one of the symbols
in `selection-converter-alist', which see."
(let ((data (x-get-selection-internal (or type 'PRIMARY)
(or data-type 'STRING)))
(when (and (stringp data)
(setq data-type (get-text-property 0 'foreign-selection data)))
(setq coding (or next-selection-coding-system
(cond ((eq data-type 'UTF8_STRING)
((eq data-type 'COMPOUND_TEXT)
((eq data-type 'C_STRING)
((eq data-type 'STRING)
(error "Unknow selection data type: %S" type))))
data (if coding (decode-coding-string data coding)
(string-to-multibyte data)))
(setq next-selection-coding-system nil)
(put-text-property 0 (length data) 'foreign-selection data-type data))
(defun x-get-clipboard ()
"Return text pasted to the clipboard."
(x-get-selection-internal 'CLIPBOARD 'STRING))
(declare-function x-own-selection-internal "xselect.c"
(selection-name selection-value))
(declare-function x-disown-selection-internal "xselect.c"
(selection &optional time))
(defun x-set-selection (type data)
"Make an X selection of type TYPE and value DATA.
The argument TYPE (nil means `PRIMARY') says which selection, and
DATA specifies the contents. TYPE must be a symbol. \(It can also
be a string, which stands for the symbol with that name, but this
is considered obsolete.) DATA may be a string, a symbol, an
integer (or a cons of two integers or list of two integers).
The selection may also be a cons of two markers pointing to the same buffer,
or an overlay. In these cases, the selection is considered to be the text
between the markers *at whatever time the selection is examined*.
Thus, editing done in the buffer after you specify the selection
can alter the effective value of the selection.
The data may also be a vector of valid non-vector selection values.
The return value is DATA.
Interactively, this command sets the primary selection. Without
prefix argument, it reads the selection in the minibuffer. With
prefix argument, it uses the text of the region as the selection value.
Note that on MS-Windows, primary and secondary selections set by Emacs
are not available to other programs."
(interactive (if (not current-prefix-arg)
(list 'PRIMARY (read-string "Set text for pasting: "))
(list 'PRIMARY (buffer-substring (region-beginning) (region-end)))))
(if (stringp type) (setq type (intern type)))
(or (x-valid-simple-selection-p data)
(and (vectorp data)
(let ((valid t)
(i (1- (length data))))
(while (>= i 0)
(or (x-valid-simple-selection-p (aref data i))
(setq valid nil))
(setq i (1- i)))
(signal 'error (list "invalid selection" data)))
(or type (setq type 'PRIMARY))
(if data
(x-own-selection-internal type data)
(x-disown-selection-internal type))
(defun x-valid-simple-selection-p (data)
(or (bufferp data)
(and (consp data)
(markerp (car data))
(markerp (cdr data))
(marker-buffer (car data))
(buffer-name (marker-buffer (car data)))
(eq (marker-buffer (car data))
(marker-buffer (cdr data))))
(stringp data)
(and (overlayp data)
(overlay-buffer data)
(buffer-name (overlay-buffer data)))
(symbolp data)
(integerp data)))
;;; Cut Buffer support
(declare-function x-get-cut-buffer-internal "xselect.c")
(defun x-get-cut-buffer (&optional which-one)
"Return the value of one of the 8 X server cut-buffers.
Optional arg WHICH-ONE should be a number from 0 to 7, defaulting to 0.
Cut buffers are considered obsolete; you should use selections instead."
(if which-one
(declare-function x-rotate-cut-buffers-internal "xselect.c")
(declare-function x-store-cut-buffer-internal "xselect.c")
(defun x-set-cut-buffer (string &optional push)
"Store STRING into the X server's primary cut buffer.
If PUSH is non-nil, also rotate the cut buffers:
this means the previous value of the primary cut buffer moves to the second
cut buffer, and the second to the third, and so on (there are 8 buffers.)
Cut buffers are considered obsolete; you should use selections instead."
(or (stringp string) (signal 'wrong-type-argument (list 'stringp string)))
(if push
(x-rotate-cut-buffers-internal 1))
(x-store-cut-buffer-internal 'CUT_BUFFER0 string))
;; Functions to convert the selection into various other selection types.
;; Every selection type that Emacs handles is implemented this way, except
;; for TIMESTAMP, which is a special case.
(defun xselect--selection-bounds (value)
"Return bounds of X selection value VALUE.
The return value is a list (BEG END BUF) if VALUE is a cons of
two markers or an overlay. Otherwise, it is nil."
(cond ((bufferp value)
(with-current-buffer value
(when (mark t)
(list (mark t) (point) value))))
((and (consp value)
(markerp (car value))
(markerp (cdr value)))
(when (and (marker-buffer (car value))
(buffer-name (marker-buffer (car value)))
(eq (marker-buffer (car value))
(marker-buffer (cdr value))))
(list (marker-position (car value))
(marker-position (cdr value))
(marker-buffer (car value)))))
((overlayp value)
(when (overlay-buffer value)
(list (overlay-start value)
(overlay-end value)
(overlay-buffer value))))))
(defun xselect--int-to-cons (n)
(cons (ash n -16) (logand n 65535)))
(defun xselect-convert-to-string (selection type value)
(let (str coding)
;; Get the actual string from VALUE.
(cond ((stringp value)
(setq str value))
((setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(with-current-buffer (nth 2 value)
(setq str (buffer-substring (nth 0 value)
(nth 1 value))))))
(when str
;; If TYPE is nil, this is a local request, thus return STR as
;; is. Otherwise, encode STR.
(if (not type)
(setq coding (or next-selection-coding-system selection-coding-system))
(if coding
(setq coding (coding-system-base coding)))
(let ((inhibit-read-only t))
;; Suppress producing escape sequences for compositions.
(remove-text-properties 0 (length str) '(composition nil) str)
(if (eq type 'TEXT)
;; TEXT is a polymorphic target. We must select the
;; actual type from `UTF8_STRING', `COMPOUND_TEXT',
;; `STRING', and `C_STRING'.
(if (not (multibyte-string-p str))
(setq type 'C_STRING)
(let (non-latin-1 non-unicode eight-bit)
(mapc #'(lambda (x)
(if (>= x #x100)
(if (< x #x110000)
(setq non-latin-1 t)
(if (< x #x3FFF80)
(setq non-unicode t)
(setq eight-bit t)))))
(setq type (if non-unicode 'COMPOUND_TEXT
(if non-latin-1 'UTF8_STRING
(if eight-bit 'C_STRING 'STRING)))))))
((eq type 'UTF8_STRING)
(if (or (not coding)
(not (eq (coding-system-type coding) 'utf-8)))
(setq coding 'utf-8))
(setq str (encode-coding-string str coding)))
((eq type 'STRING)
(if (or (not coding)
(not (eq (coding-system-type coding) 'charset)))
(setq coding 'iso-8859-1))
(setq str (encode-coding-string str coding)))
((eq type 'COMPOUND_TEXT)
(if (or (not coding)
(not (eq (coding-system-type coding) 'iso-2022)))
(setq coding 'compound-text-with-extensions))
(setq str (encode-coding-string str coding)))
((eq type 'C_STRING)
(setq str (string-make-unibyte str)))
(error "Unknown selection type: %S" type)))))
(setq next-selection-coding-system nil)
(cons type str))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-length (selection type value)
(let ((len (cond ((stringp value)
(length value))
((setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(abs (- (nth 0 value) (nth 1 value)))))))
(if len
(xselect--int-to-cons len))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-targets (selection type value)
;; return a vector of atoms, but remove duplicates first.
(let* ((all (cons 'TIMESTAMP (mapcar 'car selection-converter-alist)))
(rest all))
(while rest
(cond ((memq (car rest) (cdr rest))
(setcdr rest (delq (car rest) (cdr rest))))
((eq (car (cdr rest)) '_EMACS_INTERNAL) ; shh, it's a secret
(setcdr rest (cdr (cdr rest))))
(setq rest (cdr rest)))))
(apply 'vector all)))
(defun xselect-convert-to-delete (selection type value)
(x-disown-selection-internal selection)
;; A return value of nil means that we do not know how to do this conversion,
;; and replies with an "error". A return value of NULL means that we have
;; done the conversion (and any side-effects) but have no value to return.
(defun xselect-convert-to-filename (selection type value)
(when (setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(buffer-file-name (nth 2 value))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-charpos (selection type value)
(when (setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(let ((beg (1- (nth 0 value))) ; zero-based
(end (1- (nth 1 value))))
(cons 'SPAN (vector (xselect--int-to-cons (min beg end))
(xselect--int-to-cons (max beg end)))))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-lineno (selection type value)
(when (setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(with-current-buffer (nth 2 value)
(let ((beg (line-number-at-pos (nth 0 value)))
(end (line-number-at-pos (nth 1 value))))
(cons 'SPAN (vector (xselect--int-to-cons (min beg end))
(xselect--int-to-cons (max beg end))))))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-colno (selection type value)
(when (setq value (xselect--selection-bounds value))
(with-current-buffer (nth 2 value)
(let ((beg (progn (goto-char (nth 0 value)) (current-column)))
(end (progn (goto-char (nth 1 value)) (current-column))))
(cons 'SPAN (vector (xselect--int-to-cons (min beg end))
(xselect--int-to-cons (max beg end))))))))
(defun xselect-convert-to-os (selection type size)
(symbol-name system-type))
(defun xselect-convert-to-host (selection type size)
(defun xselect-convert-to-user (selection type size)
(defun xselect-convert-to-class (selection type size)
"Convert selection to class.
This function returns the string \"Emacs\"."
;; We do not try to determine the name Emacs was invoked with,
;; because it is not clean for a program's behavior to depend on that.
(defun xselect-convert-to-name (selection type size)
"Convert selection to name.
This function returns the string \"emacs\"."
(defun xselect-convert-to-integer (selection type value)
(and (integerp value)
(xselect--int-to-cons value)))
(defun xselect-convert-to-atom (selection type value)
(and (symbolp value) value))
(defun xselect-convert-to-identity (selection type value) ; used internally
(vector value))
(setq selection-converter-alist
'((TEXT . xselect-convert-to-string)
(COMPOUND_TEXT . xselect-convert-to-string)
(STRING . xselect-convert-to-string)
(UTF8_STRING . xselect-convert-to-string)
(TARGETS . xselect-convert-to-targets)
(LENGTH . xselect-convert-to-length)
(DELETE . xselect-convert-to-delete)
(FILE_NAME . xselect-convert-to-filename)
(CHARACTER_POSITION . xselect-convert-to-charpos)
(LINE_NUMBER . xselect-convert-to-lineno)
(COLUMN_NUMBER . xselect-convert-to-colno)
(OWNER_OS . xselect-convert-to-os)
(HOST_NAME . xselect-convert-to-host)
(USER . xselect-convert-to-user)
(CLASS . xselect-convert-to-class)
(NAME . xselect-convert-to-name)
(ATOM . xselect-convert-to-atom)
(INTEGER . xselect-convert-to-integer)
(_EMACS_INTERNAL . xselect-convert-to-identity)))
(provide 'select)
;; arch-tag: bb634f97-8a3b-4b0a-b940-f6e09982328c
;;; select.el ends here
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