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A command line utility that acts like a cloud clipboard.

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A command line utility that acts like a cloud clipboard.


pip install klippy


# Find help
klippy --help
klippy configure --help
klippy copy --help
klippy paste --help

# Configure namespace name and Redis credentials
# To share a single Redis server among different people
# or have multiple clipboards, use different namespaces.
klippy configure

# Copy data to the cloud clipboard (Redis database)
klippy copy file.png
klippy copy < file.txt
echo "$PATH" | klippy copy

# Paste data from the clipboard (Redis database)
klippy paste file.png
klippy paste > file.txt
klippy paste | cat


  • Introduce clipboard history


Pull requests are welcome. For major changes, please open an issue first to discuss what you would like to change.

Please make sure to update tests as appropriate.


This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE file for details

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