Subject: Re: Username/PublicKey combination invalid

Re: Username/PublicKey combination invalid

From: Peter Stuge <>
Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 10:26:56 +0100 wrote:
> "Username/PublicKey combination invalid" although the private
> keyfile is right, infact when i using it with ssh.exe and with
> plink I will not be any problem.

Maybe double check the file format. Different SSH implementations do
not neccessarily use the same format to store private and public

OpenSSH keys are not the same as PuTTY keys, for example.

Does libssh2 use the OpenSSH file format?


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Received on 2009-03-23