PuTTY is a terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols. You can use putty for remote login or to control your router connected via serial devices.

By default PuTTY stores the session information in the registry on Windows machine. If you have several PuTTY sessions stored in one laptop and would like to transfer those sessions to another laptop, you need to transfer HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SimonTatham registry key and value as explained below.


One of our regular reader hall sends an interesting question: I work for a small company and most user login to centralized Linux server. I’d like to automatically log out all inactive users from server for various reasons. How do I disconnect inactive user sessions? To be frank, I don’t have any clear cut answer […]


Under Linux you can use tool called cdrecored (use to record audio or data Compact Discs) with mkisofs (use to create an hybrid SO9660/JOLIET/HFS filesystem with optional Rock Ridge attributes ) for this purpose. Step #1: Create first session as follows 1) Create an iso image first: # mkisofs -R -o /tmp/cd.iso /backup/06-07-2004/ Where, -R […]