> Comment # 6 on bug 1599 from Peter Sampson
> Testing on Macbook Pro macOS Sierra 10.12.3 r2efd4ee 03Mar17
> Looks to work on Mac Sierra - following the steps to reproduce - at step 4
> text from the system clipboard gets pasted correctly.
> You still cannot paste the sytem clipboard into any label while either
> or recirding (either a pre-existing label or one created while playing or
> recording). You can though type into any label pre-existing or new while
> playiing/recording so it seems an aberration that you cannot paste.
The scope of this bug has been deliberately limited to deal with the
regression issue so that we can deal with it without delaying the
release. Paste disabled while transport is active is not a regression
(it's the same in 2.1.2).
The boarder issue of handling paste for different types of "thing"
(text / labels / audio / Notes / ...) still needs to be resolved, but
that's below P2 so it'll need to wait. I agree that pasting text into
labels while transport is active appears to be safe, so we may want to
enable that eventually. Can we be sure that attempting to paste will
never trigger a warning "system ding"? (we wouldn't want that during