The copy mode type

Derives From

pw::Object pw::Mode


This mode is used to create copies of entities.  This is done independent of the clipboard which is set using pw::Application.setClipboard.  This means that this command will not modify the contents of the clipboard when making copies.

To create a mode of this type, use the pw::Application.begin command with the mode Copy specified, like this:

set copier [pw::Application begin Copy $entities]
Base type for all glyph types
The mode base type
pw::Application setClipboard entity_list
This action sets the given list of entities to be the contents of the application clipboard.
pw::Application begin ?-mode_specific_flags? mode ?entities?
This action begins a mode in the application.