[ITP] mintty 0.3.5

Andy Koppe andy.koppe@gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 19:55:00 GMT 2009

Andy Koppe wrote:
> I addressed a couple more small issues on SVN, including adding the 
> ability to invoke the user's default shell as a login shell, by running 
> mintty with "-" as the command.
> I also discovered a problem in command line processing: after selecting 
> a config file with --config, mintty will try to invoke "--config" as the 
> command. Basically, an 'argv += 2' is missing, but I ought to change the 
> current ad-hoc command line processing to a getopt_long solution anyway.
> So I think it'd be best to hold the package process until 0.3.5.

As announced on the main list, I've released version 0.3.5 of MinTTY.

The package files are available from

The shortcut generated by the postinstall script now starts mintty with 
'-' as the command, thus invoking the user's default shell as a login shell.


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