Kenai.com SSH Source Repository Access Tip

Projects hosted on Kenai.com can have three different kinds of source code repositories: git, mercurial, and subversion. With git and mercurial, developers often use ssh for access. However, this requires at least one public key to be uploaded to the site. If you are having problems accessing a repository using ssh, you can test to see if your uploaded key is correct by invoking ssh from the command line on the host with the corresponding private key. Substitute your own Kenai.com username in the examples below. My username is edwingo and the following means a successful public key upload:

$ ssh edwingo@kenai.com
Hi, edwingo! You have successfully authenticated, but we do not provide shell access.
Connection to kenai.com closed.

If you receive some other kind of error, such as:

Permission denied (publickey,keyboard-interactive)

please check that your public key has been uploaded correctly to the SSH keys tab of your profile.

This entry was updated on 2009-12-09 to reflect the improved SSH keys tab user interface. (Soon subversion will also be accessible via ssh.)

Comments:

Hi,
I made a fresh solaris 10 installation. I updated 2 files for ssh login /etc/default/login and /etc/ssh/sshd_config for root access and remote access. I restarted the ssh services. I can only ssh from the local host. I am unable to ssh from remotely.

Posted by Deepak on January 09, 2010 at 02:46 PM PST #

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