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[ANNOUNCEMENT] Release: mintty 2.0.1

After closing half of the open issues, I thought itâs a good time to release mintty. Iâve bumped the major version number to 2 to reflect the change of repository and maintainer and somehow catch up with cygwin...

Major new features and fixes are listed below. See also the changelog in the Wiki
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Major new features and fixes

  * Fixed bold display by overstriking if BoldAsFont unset.
  * Implemented and enabled character attribute italic (#418, #152).
  * Implemented character attribute strikeout; disabled due to missing bit.
  * True Colour support (#431) (using ESC [ 38;2;r;g;b m).

  * Alt-F2 creates new window of same size as current one (#275).
  * Option -T to set unchangeable window title (#385).

* Option DeleteSendsDEL and associated switching sequence CSI ? 1037 h/l to switch keypad Del key sending DEL or Remove (#406).
  * Options Break and Pause to configure mappings for these keys (#399).

Other Options:
* Configuration option WordCharsExcl to exclude characters from word selection (#450).
  * Added configuration options BellType, BellFreq, BellLen (~ #369).
* Option HideMouse=false disables mouse cursor hiding on keyboard input (#403). * Option MiddleClickAction=void disables mouse-middle-click pasting (#384).
  * Option to simulate Enter/Return with mouse-click (#425).
  * Documented RowSpacing/ColSpacing; tweaked to distribute padding evenly.


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