Emacs Commpand to Copy Rectangle to Clipboard
Here's a command to copy a column of text to clipboard.
(defun copy-rectangle-to-clipboard (p1 p2) "Copy region as column (rectangle) to operating system's clipboard. This command will also put the text in register 0. (see: `copy-to-register')" (interactive "r") (let ((x-select-enable-clipboard t)) (copy-rectangle-to-register ?0 p1 p2) (kill-new (with-temp-buffer (insert-register ?0) (buffer-string) )) ) )