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windows 7 64bits ,Sourcetree openssh putty GIT PULL not working?

git -c diff.mnemonicprefix=false -c core.quotepath=false fetch origin
The server's host key is not cached in the registry. You
have no guarantee that the server is the computer you

think it is.
The server's rsa2 key fingerprint is:
ssh-rsa 2048 xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
If you trust this host, enter "y" to add the key to
PuTTY's cache and carry on connecting.
If you want to carry on connecting just once, without
adding the key to the cache, enter "n".
If you do not trust this host, press Return to abandon the

1 answer

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Seth Rising Star Oct 12, 2015

If you are confident you are connecting to the correct host, you need to intiate an SSH connection to that server from PuTTY directly, and PuTTY will give you the option to trust the fingerprint.

any chance you can provide a step by step guide please.


"C:\Program Files (x86)\Atlassian\SourceTree\tools\putty\plink.exe" -ssh

Tried. Failed. How do you indicate the host?

Seth Rising Star Jul 12, 2016

In Henrik's comment, the host is If you are connecting to a different host, that is where it goes.

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