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KiTTY : 0.71

Last modification : 2019/04/23 23:57

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Informations about KiTTY 0.71


KiTTY adventure started in 2004. During all these years many features were integrated.
  • some of them, especially written for KiTTY
  • some others are third part patches that were adapted to fit to KiTTY: RuTTY, TuTTY, PuTTYCrypt, ZModem ...
Each time new PuTTY was released, I've tried to merge all KiTTY features into new version.
Sometimes it was easy, sometime not !

In the past, 0.63 version was a very big revolution. All session settings management were modified. It took a long time to follow that major upgrade.

Now we face the same situation. The gap between 0.70 and 0.71 PuTTY version is huge:
  • new settings managment evolution
  • ssh core almost fully rewritten
  • Windows core functions were rewritten too
  • ...
Of course I've stated to work on it, and some features were already available. Search for beta version at fosshub.

How can you help me


First I need help to test the first beta versions. You can check for classical features, and test if they are still working as usual: auto-command, auto-password, auto-reconnect, transparency, port knocking, hyperlink, print clipboard, embedded launcher, TuTTY features, RuTTY features,system tray ...
Don't hesitate to contact me if you discover something wired.

I already realized that some third part patches were completely broken:
  • PuTTYCrypt patch to get credentials from certificate (sshpubk.c merge fails)
  • PuTTYCyg to run a Cygwin terminal into KiTTY
  • covidimus patch for background image, I know, it is completely useless ... but I really like it (window.c merge fails)
  • Portability to store settings into file instead of registry (everything is in winstore.c)
I've started rewrite of portability patch from beta 9. It is now possible to browse files, and load settings session file.

I you feel fearless enough to try to adapt them, it will be a great relief if you could help me.
KiTTY source code is available at Github, and 0.71 PuTTY source code is here.


Regards
Cyd