[pve-devel] [PATCH manager v6 4/5] added clipboard checkbox to VM Options

Friedrich Weber f.weber at proxmox.com
Fri Apr 21 12:24:16 CEST 2023

On 20/04/2023 18:12, Friedrich Weber wrote:
> Glitch #2:
> 1) Debian VM with XFCE and spice-vdagent 0.20.0, also install xclip
> 2) Type "x" in noVNC clipboard window
> 3) Inside the VM, run:
> ```
> $ xclip -o -selection clipboard | xxd
> 00000000: 7800                                     x.
> ```
> Note the additional null byte after the x -- this probably shouldn't be
> there. I'm not sure what the cause is, maybe it's something on my system
> (I'm using Firefox), or spice-vdagent?

Just for the record: Markus looked into it and as it turns out, the null
byte also appears when using QEMU's -vnc argument and directly
connecting with TigerVNC. So this glitch seems unrelated to noVNC/our
noVNC integration and there's nothing to address in this patch series.

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