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Patch for

On Linux you can simply store a server's public key in your known_hosts file to avoid being prompted for host key verification. However, PuTTY stores server public keys in a different format, so you can't simply import a public key into the Windows registry and be done with it. You can convert known_hosts files to .reg file format with this script from the PuTTY homepage, but unfortunately the script doesn't account for entries that use a non-default port:

[a.b.c.d]:2222 ssh-rsa AAAA...

This patch fixes the issue. You can also download an already patched version of the script.

Update: The official version of has been updated.

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