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Re: Every time I run ssh, ssh prompts "password:" with latest OpenSSH package.
- From: Hiroyuki Kurokawa <kurokawh at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 3 Sep 2015 12:25:10 +0900
- Subject: Re: Every time I run ssh, ssh prompts "password:" with latest OpenSSH package.
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- References: <CABs5vS7UPWPps5ByU9L60z5PSszRNTkFAaQ+DK0e8HZNWDGXPQ at mail dot gmail dot com> <779534835 dot 20150902194715 at yandex dot ru>
Thanks Andrey for reply to my question.
George gave me an advice by a direct mail.
And his instruction solve my problem.
> If you use dsa key type, you need to add to your ssh client configuration file, either ~/.ssh/config or /etc/ssh_config, the following parameter:
> PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes +ssh-dss
> If you use some other key type, then 'ssh -Q key' will list all supported key types, pick the right one and put it into config file instead of ssh-dss.
> I had the same problem after the last ssh upgrade.
Now the latest ssh works fine with ~/.ssh/config which contains
"PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes +ssh-dss" because a type of my key is DSA.
I appreciate George so much.
2015-09-03 1:47 GMT+09:00 Andrey Repin <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Greetings, Hiroyuki Kurokawa!
>> The ssh command keeps prompting "password:" repeatedly with the latest
>> OpenSSH package after I started ssh-agent and registered key with
>> ssh-add command.
>> Followings are my environment.
>> % uname -a
>> CYGWIN_NT-10.0 win8 2.2.1(0.289/5/3) 2015-08-20 11:42 x86_64 Cygwin
>> % ssh -V
>> OpenSSH_7.1p1, OpenSSL 1.0.2d 9 Jul 2015
>> If I install back the older OpenSSH package ("OpenSSH_6.9p1, OpenSSL
>> 1.0.2d 9 Jul 2015"), then ssh prompt "password:" only once. Old
>> version works fine!
>> I confirmed that "OpenSSH_7.0p1, OpenSSL 1.0.2d 9 Jul 2015" has same
>> problem as "OpenSSH_7.1p1, OpenSSL 1.0.2d 9 Jul 2015".
>> And I can see same behavior on another machine which OS is windows7.
>> So, I believe the latest OpenSSH_7.1p1 & 7.0p1 have same problem.
>> If I miss anything, please let me know.
> You miss the -vvv log from both client and server.
> With best regards,
> Andrey Repin
> Wednesday, September 2, 2015 19:46:55
> Sorry for my terrible english...
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