[Python-Dev] Python-dev summary: Jul 1-15

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Tue, 18 Jul 2000 17:26:13 -0700

On Tue, Jul 18, 2000 at 02:37:03PM -0600, Neil Schemenauer wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 18, 2000 at 10:13:21AM -0400, Andrew Kuchling wrote:
> > Can anyone suggest a Windows terminal program that *doesn't* suck dead
> > bunnies through a straw?</rant>
> I like putty.  You can do a google search for it or grab it off my
> website:
> 	http://www.enme.ucalgary.ca/~nascheme/putty.exe
> 	http://www.enme.ucalgary.ca/~nascheme/pscp.exe
> 	http://www.enme.ucalgary.ca/~nascheme/putty.zip
> It's a single exectutable that does telnet, SSH and raw TCP connections
> (very nice when your away from home).  It sucks much less than the
> Windows telnet.  Hmm, I wonder if MS was motivated to make logging into
> a Unix machine as painful as possible?

Well it also sucks when you're trying to connect to a MUD. Has nothing to do
with Unix :-)

Face it: their telnet just blows chunks... hehe...


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/