Topic "Can WinSCP2.2 dial up automatically?"

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Markus Pukelsheim


When I connect to the internet (DSL) myself and then run WinSCP2.2, it works perfectly.

When, without Internet connection, I run WinSCP, it aborts with "gethostbyname: unknown error", rather than calling the Windows-xp dial-up routine as Internet browsers usually do.

Can I fool WinSCP into establishing an Internet connection automatically when necessary?

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I'll try to implement this in next version.
Martin Prikryl

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