PuTTY semi-bug long-usernames
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summary: Increase space allocated to auto-login username
class: semi-bug: This might or might not be a bug, depending on your precise definition of what a bug is.
difficulty: fun: Just needs tuits, and not many of them.
fixed-in: 2002-09-13 0.53 (0.54) (0.55) (0.56) (0.57) (0.58) (0.59) (0.60)
Trivial fix: PuTTY truncates the `auto-login username' field to about
32 characters. Some sites have taken to allocating usernames of the
form firstname.lastname@example.org, so we've received some
requests to increase this.
Now increased to ~100 chars.
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(last revision of this bug record was at 2004-11-16 15:27:00 +0000)