I have installed same version of aws workspace on an archlinux with gnome and also on a pc with ubuntu

In the unbuntu pc I am able to copy paste text in and out of the aws workspace

where as in the archlinux I am not able to copy paste the text in and out of workspace

Where is the issue...

1 Answer 1


Hi you need provide more information, like if you are using Wayland or X.org. But you can try installing xclip and xsel.

pacman -S xclip xsel

You just had a clipboard redirection problem.

  • thanks a lot. I will check this
    – Santhosh
    Aug 29, 2022 at 9:10
  • I am using X11, echo $XDG_SESSION_TYPE shows X11
    – Santhosh
    Sep 8, 2022 at 15:57
  • I have xclip and xsel installed alredy
    – Santhosh
    Sep 8, 2022 at 16:00

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