PuTTY semi-bug logging-save-default

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summary: Logging settings are not saved with Default Settings
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.
priority: medium: This should be fixed one day.
present-in: 0.52 0.53 0.53b
fixed-in: 2003-12-04 d80be3891a112fcbfd17968abab7f89caf9cde39 (0.54)

Currently the session logging settings are deliberately excluded when
saving to "Default Settings".

A workaround is to hack the Registry.

This has been the case ever since proper logging was added. We suspect
this is by design, and dates from before we had effective mechanisms
to prevent log file clashes (the prompt-before-overwriting and the
dynamic log-file name selection).
Audit trail for this semi-bug.

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(last revision of this bug record was at 2016-12-27 11:40:22 +0000)