Will support for Bamboo 4.4.4 in the SCP/SSH plugin arrive?

Hello reader,

A couple days ago I upgraded our bamboo to 4.4.4.

Everything works apart from the SCP plugin (using the latest version, 1.18).

I'm a noobie java developer myself so I had a look at the stack trace and source code.

ScpTask.java is trying to look up the AuthType in the TaskContext (line 190) but the context is returning null which leads to a NPE. So I guess that way TaskContexts work has changed from version 4.4.3->4.4.4.

I'd love to help out fix this problem so let me know if there is anything I can do.

I'm going to try downloading the sourcecode and hacking together a version that works for my own selfish needs until a "real" version is released by Atlassian.

Thank you for you time,


1 answer

Hi Duncan,

There were some problems with SCP plugin, but we did some improvements, and the current version is 1.20. Please shut down your Bamboo instance, copy the BambooHome/webapp/WEB-INF/classes/atlassian-bundled-plugins.zip to a different directory, extract the content, replace the existing bamboo-scp-plugin-1.x.jar file with the downloaded version 1.20 plugin, archive the list of jar files, and replace the original atlassian-bundled-plugins.zip file with the updated one.

Can you please give that a try and confirm that it works?


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