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How can one copy the entire contents of a Linux Terminal / "man" pages to a a text editor (gedit in this instance)?
November 14, 2018
Edited: June 12, 2020
November 24, 2022
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If you want many pages but not all
You can right click at the bottom of the terminal window and drag your mouse up to the window title bar.
The text will scroll as it is highlighted. After appropriate number of pages are highlighted, press the mouse’s right button. A context sensitive menu appears where you can select
Move cursor to your editor and right-click again. Now select