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C-Kermit 10.0 Specifications

Frank da Cruz
fdc@columbia.edu
Sun May 22 16:23:03 2022
C-Kermit 10.0 is currently in Beta test.

PLATFORMS

C-Kermit 10.0 is available for:

Earlier releases remain available for:

COMMAND MODES

SHELL-LIKE FUNCTIONS

COMMUNICATION METHODS

* Items marked with asterisk (*) have been removed from the Internet and/or from the market. Security methods such as SSL and Kerberos are of no use now since there are no more secure Telnet or FTP servers. C-Kermit for Windows (a.k.a. Kermit 95) can no longer be used as an ssh client because all the ciphers have changed since 2003 (but read this).

MODEMS AND DIALING

TCP/IP

* Items marked with asterisk (*) have been removed from the Internet and/or from the market. Security methods such as SSL and Kerberos are of no use now since there are no more secure Telnet or FTP servers. C-Kermit for Windows (a.k.a. Kermit 95) can no longer be used as an ssh client because all the ciphers have changed since 2003 (but read this).

TERMINAL CONNECTION

KERMIT FILE TRANSFER

Read more about Kermit file transfer HERE.

KERMIT'S BUILT-IN FTP CLIENT

As of 2021, FTP has been been effectively banished from the Internet. But if you can find an FTP server anywhere, you can use C-Kermit as a highly versatile client. Unix, Windows, VMS, and OS/2 only.

KERMIT CLIENT/SERVER SESSIONS

In which all actions are controlled by the client... The server can be configured (optionally) to require login and password, and all services and access can be enabled or disabled individually.

CHARACTER-SET TRANSLATION

SCRIPT PROGRAMMING

DOCUMENTATION

C-Kermit 10.0 / The Kermit Project / Page created: 22 May 2022