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Suggest please a terminal application for Ubuntu desktop which meets next requirements:
1. Paste via Right Mouse Click (without showing the context menu)
2. Copy via Mouse selection.
3. Solarized color scheme.

With current one "GNOME Terminal v3.6.0" it is not possible.
Or suggest a way to improve Gnome Terminal.

P.S. Why I dislike the "selection buffer" behavior... F.e. I Have in Text Editor word "command" and in terminal window command "ls -la" and I want to replace that word in Text Editor onto the command from terminal. "selection buffer is not suitable in that case Because when you will select "command" in Text Editor to replace it you will have "command" in "selection buffer". So you will paste "command" instead of "command" :). You could only select "ls -la" paste it after "command" via Middle Mouse Click and remove "command" after it. Too much clicks.
That is why I want to use "Clipboard" for that instead of "selection buffer".

Select with mouse, Right Mouse Click, Select in Context Menu Copy, Left Mouse Click on that menu item - also too much clicks.

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It is actually possible to copy and paste using mouse in gnome-terminal 3.6. Please elaborate, if you mean something else. –  green7 Apr 15 '13 at 10:33
    
@green7 yes. it is possible. via "selection buffer" But I want via "Clipboard" and using RMC instead of MMC. If there is no terminal emulator with such functionality. I'll try to use MMC. Or will code. –  denys Apr 15 '13 at 10:42
    
I can do it in my computer. What doesn't work is CTRL+C, as this has a special meaning in the terminal. You can use SHIFT+CTRL+C to copy text or select it, rigth click and select copy. –  Javier Rivera Apr 15 '13 at 10:47
    
@denys Have you tried clipboard managers, like clipit? You can get it from Software Center. –  Basharat Sialvi Apr 15 '13 at 11:22

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There are many Terminal Emulators that support the function. In case you didn't know, in most terminal emulators:

Copy text: Ctrl + Shift + c
Past text: Ctrl + Shift + v


Have a look at these great alternatives:

  • Tilda - Simple, customizable drop-down on hot-key... like `

Tilda terminal emulator Install via the software center

  • Terra - Another popular drop-down terminal

terra Webupd8 article about Terra

There are tons more... play around and stick with what is most comfortable for you.

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There is one more terminal application you can install & the includes with many features . It's named as terminator.

you can install it with

sudo apt-get install terminator

in your terminal with CTRL+ALT+T

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Guake is a GREAT emulator. I'm not a fan personally but I have used it and I'm so pleased with it, you can install it with:

sudo apt-get install guake
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why the vote down? –  black sensei Sep 12 '13 at 13:59
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@Seth , Ryan, and black sensei, can you explain a little bit about guake features, please? –  Santosa Sandy Feb 28 at 8:24

I love tilda and recommend using it with fish shell.

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should be a comment, not a answer –  Siddharth Oct 4 at 7:40

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