Image from clipboard pasted when using middle click to close tabs (Linux, v1.1)

Steps to reproduce

  1. Open a note or canvas
  2. Press (+) to open a new tab
  3. Take a screenshot (e.g. Printscreen button)
  4. Middle click the new tab to close it
  5. Screenshot appears in the note or canvas from step 1 as an attachment

Expected result

The tab should be closed without pasting anything in the newly focused tab.

Actual result

Screenshot is pasted in the newly focus tab.


  • Operating system: Arch linux with obsidian package 1.1.8-1
  • Debug info:
    Obsidian version: v1.1.8
    Installer version: v1.1.8
    Operating system: #1 SMP Thu, 22 Dec 2022 06:22:00 +0000 5.15.85-1-lts
    Login status: not logged in
    Insider build toggle: off
    Live preview: on
    Legacy editor: off
    Base theme: dark
    Community theme: none
    Snippets enabled: 0
    Restricted mode: on


Additional information

Last thread indicated should be fixed in v1.1 Linux middle-click paste is problematic and needs to be automatically disabled - #29 by mixer

will be fixed 1.1.10

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