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SSH-key i tried to add into bitbucket repo

SL5 March 27, 2019

I tried again to clone on of my private repository.

it does not work this time.

my key is not valid or nonexistent.

I searched for and added a private key on the hard disk.

i addet my private key to SourceTree (private.ppk).

while start cloning one of my repo i got errors.

then inside prophertiey i pasteed the source of this key into the add key dialog.

it says: this key is invalid


funnily enough, but the up and download of another private repository works which also created at the beginning of this year in bitbucket. How is that possible?


here i did a video capure of my last try:



2019-03-27 09_16_58-Sourcetree.png


2019-03-27 09_20_04-Table awaiting Action.png



2019-03-27 09_27_19-Table awaiting Action.png


the problem stays 



2019-03-27 09_22_10-Table awaiting Action.png


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SL5 March 28, 2019


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SL5 March 28, 2019

I was able to generate a public key in another way that has been accepted by bitbucket website.

means not with this tools overed from you in the tray menue.

means used command line window.

then i used some other tool to import. 

please make some changes regarding usability. thanks

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March 27, 2019

It looks like the key you are trying to add might be in the wrong format?

Have you tried creating a new test key using the  instructions here?

SL5 March 28, 2019

yes I have created a new one today too. I left the default settings as they are. then I inserted the content of the private key per copy paste in bitbucket. and I get into the same problems

SL5 March 28, 2019

same problem now with the public key.

Comment: "rsa-key-20190328"
bla fo ....


same errors as i showed above insode bitbucket web interface.

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