Documentation forKiwi CatTools

Kiwi CatTools 3.11.6 Release Notes

Release date: September 2, 2020

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in Kiwi CatTools 3.11.6. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.

If you are looking for previous release notes for Kiwi CatTools, see Previous Version documentation.


New features and improvements

Kiwi CatTools 3.11.6 offers new features and improvements compared to previous versions of Kiwi CatTools.

Windows 2019 Support

Kiwi CatTools now supports Windows Server 2019 for improved compatibility and communication with devices.


New customer installation

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For information about installing Kiwi CatTools, see the Kiwi CatTools Installation Guide.

After installation, see the Kiwi CatTools Getting Started Guide for implementation and troubleshooting guidelines. The guide walks you through common configuration tasks to help you get up and running quickly.

How to upgrade

To upgrade from a previous version, see the Kiwi CatTools Upgrade Guide.


Fixed issues

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KCT 3.11.6 fixes the following issues.

Case Number Description
00476694 User cannot retrieve device backup configuration for the Aruba 2540 switch
00544223 User unable to use the Device CLI Send Command activity and proceed with commands
00453931 HP Aruba 2530 failed to backup
00534108 User cannot start service due to restrictions with Windows Server 2012 and ServiceMill

00507155, 00385643, 00357353, 00340173, 00288899, 00496085, 00534551

Users are unable to connect using SSHv2
00496072 User is hanging at y/n prompt when reunning the Device.CLI.Send command on switches set as Extreme.Switch.General

00472660, 00450650, 00444429, 00176639, 00230904, 00417135, 00400678, 00341849, 00337043, 00323622, 00308629, 00262220, 00226832, 00226836, 00176639, 00468674

Users are unable to connect to Cisco SG switches
00457773 The custom paging prompt fails to be stripped from the saved config

00453372, 00323474

CatTools service stops running upon opening the application
00298808 User did not receive expected response to "Conf T" command
00381803 CatTools did not output the backup running config using an XML format
00369682 User requested changes to encrypted elements in Ironport CSM Config Backup

End of life and deprecation notices

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See the End of Life Policy for information about SolarWinds product lifecycle phases. For supported versions and EOL announcements for all SolarWinds products, see Currently supported software versions.

Deprecation notice

Type Details
SSH v1 protocol Beyond KCT 3.11.6, releases will no longer support the SSH v1 protocol as a device connection method.

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