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summary: Compatibility with Mosh (mobile shell)
class: wish: This is a request for an enhancement.
difficulty: taxing: Needs external things we don't have (standards, users etc)
priority: low: We aren't sure whether to fix this or not.

Several people have asked us to extend PuTTY to add compatibility with Mosh, a rather unusual remote-terminal application that's particularly suited to use over bad networks. This is a tempting idea in principle, but there are several practical problems:

It's possible that someone could write a patch to add Mosh compatibility to PuTTY that we'd be willing to accept, but it's not the most likely thing ever.

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(last revision of this bug record was at 2015-06-22 09:25:32 +0100)