I've updated to macOS Sierra and I'm using SourceTree 2.3.1 (69). I've got all my repos setup to use SSH. I'm getting the dialog Password Required For user git on host bitbucket.org. There is a text entry field and the "Store Password in Keychain checkmark.
1) Why am I getting this with SSH?
2) I have tried adding my Atlassian ID password and giving permission to access the Keychain but it just loops as if the password in invalid.
3) all these repos were working before updating to macOS Sierra. However, I did have some issues with the change form the Bitbucket credentials to the Atlassian ID using SourceTree but they seemed to be sorted out.
I got it to work again using the command line first. Try to fetch your repo using the Terminal (while it's still setup to use SSH). In my case I was prompted to enter the password for my ssh key file on the Terminal, which makes more sense than to enter your bitbucket/Atlassian password "for user git" in the GUI. After doing that fetching and pulling using SourceTree did work again as expected.
Same problem for me - I got it working by answering the password question with the passphrase for my key, rather than the password for the server (that part seems like a bug). That makes it happy for a single operation. Doing ssh-add as described above makes it stick.
I was able to get SourceTree working again by changing to HTTPS. I tried creating and installing a new public key in Bitbucket, but that didn't help with SSH.
I also noticed that LFS is failing with SourceTree getting all kinds of errors. I updated my local Git LFS to 1.4.1 and chose that in SourceTree and that seemed to solve that problem. I was using the embedded Git LFS before.
I'd rather be using SSH, but at least things are working again for now.
Same annoying problem for me. I installed Git Kraken and it worked perfectly, so it seems to be a problem with Source Tree. It looks like even though I am using SSH- its trying for some strange reason to access my keychain password. It looks like a bug.
I tried putting in my bitbucket password and got this error.
(internetKeychainItemForServer:withUsername:path:port:protocol:) - The specified item could not be found in the keychain. User cancelled password prompt.2016-10-14 13:32:13.889 SourceTreeLogin[13319:776438] User cancelled password prompt. Permission denied (publickey).
I managed to get it working by:
I recently started getting the prompt to enter the password when interacting with the server, and it turns out the password it wanted was not my actual server account password but my SSH key password. (I am using SSH and not HTTPS.)
The "Password Required" dialog text makes it sound like it wants the server password.
After looking at this thread and reading Adding Bitbucket SSH Key,
1) Delete/Backup old SSH key
2) Create new SSH key (follow Adding Bitbucket SSH Key,) with a passphrase
3) Add SSH key to BitBucket
4) When prompted SourceTree for keychain access, entered my passphrase.
NOTE: I think this issue was a from the MacOS security upgrades that were for a root access issue -- Security Update 2017-001, macOS High Sierra 10.13.2, Security Update 2017-002 Sierra, and Security Update 2017-005 El Capitan
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