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#!/usr/bin/env python3
# Copyright (c) 2014 Joergen Ibsen
#
# Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a
# copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"),
# to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation
# the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense,
# and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
# Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
#
# The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in
# all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
#
# THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
# IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
# FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL
# THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
# LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING
# FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER
# DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
"""
Copy input lines to clipboard one at a time.
Reads files or stdin and copies lines to clipboard one at a time with variable
pause.
"""
import argparse
import fileinput
import time
import pyperclip
if __name__ == '__main__':
parser = argparse.ArgumentParser(description='Copy lines to clipboard.')
parser.add_argument('-p', '--pause', type=int, default=3,
help='pause in seconds (default 3)')
parser.add_argument('infile', nargs='*', help='input files')
args = parser.parse_args()
with fileinput.input(args.infile) as fi:
for line in fi:
pyperclip.copy(line.strip())
print(line.strip())
time.sleep(args.pause)
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