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Host key verification failed on SFTP Pipeline

Ricardo I'm New Here Nov 28, 2021


I'm trying to deploy to an testing server. As my server can't be accessed from internet, I’m using a self.hosted runner to copy my files and deploy inside my network

As my server is on a local network, I use cat command to add my know_host information but i always get a Host Key Verification Fail.  I'ts like the sftp pipeline doesn't read from the same know_host file.

Any help will be appreciated.

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1 answer

@Ricardo hi. Thanks for your question.

Currently our team are working on supporting the default ssh_key for self hosted runner.

Please, for now use your custom created ssh key. See how to generate encoded ssh_key under the section:

Use multiple SSH keys in your pipeline

pass the output in base64 format into bitbucket repository variables with name i.e SSH_KEY and use it in your pipe:

  - pipe: atlassian/sftp-deploy:0.5.8
      USER: <your user>
      SERVER: <your host>
      REMOTE_PATH: '/var/www/build/'
      LOCAL_PATH: 'build'
      DEBUG: 'true'

Regards, Igor.

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