[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: mintty 2.9.6

Thomas Wolff towo@towo.net
Sun Jan 20 17:28:00 GMT 2019

I have uploaded mintty 2.9.6 with the following changes:

Terminal features
   * Fixed bidi "run" handling (~#837).
   * Fixed bidi embedding handling (#837).
   * HTML export/copy: Fixed HTML style attributes.

Window handling
   * Flexible window grouping configuration (#789).
   * If started from desktop shortcut, clone AppID from it (#784, 
   * Display speedup by skipping refresh intervals (#835).
   * Support for pasting from Windows clipboard history (mintty/wsltty#139).
   * Option to lock title from being changed (mintty/wsltty#138).

Keyboard handling
   * Workaround for buggy StrokeIt tool sending right-Alt+Fn key events 
   * Optional support for external hotkeys (esp. to close window), 
overriding disabled Alt+Fn shortcuts.
   * Workaround for Windows clipboard history pasting implementation 
   * Unified environment for external commands attached to keys 
(KeyFunctions) with those in context menu (UserCommands).

   * New option UserCommandsPath to configure PATH for UserCommands, 
KeyFunctions, SysMenuFunctions.
   * Option Class supports the same placeholders as AppID (#789).
   * New option SupportExternalHotkeys.
   * New option DisplaySpeedup (#835).
   * New options CtxMenuFunctions and SysMenuFunctions to customize 
menus (#820).
   * New user-definable functions lock-title, new-window, win-toggle-max.

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