This is to announce C-Kermit 8.0.211 (10 Apr 2004), superseding
version 8.0.209 of 17 Mar 2003: http://www.columbia.edu/kermit/ckermit.html
This is primarily a stability and update release, incorporating
support for several new platforms including: OpenVMS 8.1 / IA64, FreeBSD 4.9 and 5.1, Mac OS X 10.3.
QNX 4 and QNX 6 binaries can be found at http://www.columbia.edu/kermit/ckbinaries.html along with hundreds of other prebuilt C-Kermit 8.0.211 binaries.Version 8.0.211 fixes all known bugs and adds several minor new
. INPUT /NOMATCH allows a script to read (and possibly log) incoming
material without trying to match it with any strings or patterns;
. SET INPUT SCALE-FACTOR can be used to adjust all INPUT
timeouts upwards or downwards by the given factor;
. ASK-class commands can now supply default answers;
. FILE READ (FREAD) has new /TRIM and /UNTABIFY options;
. If you define a macro called ON_CD it is executed automatically
every time you tell Kermit to change directories.
For a more complete list of changes and bug fixes, see:
and for the complete C-Kermit 8.0 edit history see: