[Haskell-cafe] SSH in community.haskell.org

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com
Thu Oct 13 10:58:22 CEST 2011

On 13 October 2011 19:40, Daniel Díaz Casanueva <dhelta.diaz at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Cafe!
> This is not actually a question about Haskell, but it is related. I sent my
> request and I have now an account in community.haskell.org. When I was going
> to use my project, I read these instructions:
> http://community.haskell.org/admin/using_project.html
> But I stopped in the first step "If you need to use a shell, SSH to
> community.haskell.org".
> OK, I don't have too knowledge in SSH, so I searched the web and found
> "putty" as an SSH client. I downloaded it and tried it. But, sadly, without
> success.
> I put this configuration:
> Host name: community.haskell.org
> Port: 22
> Connection type: SSH
> And it connects! Then, server asks me for an user name, and, after I put my
> user name, it throws the following error:
> "Disconnected: No supported authentication methods available (server sent:
> publickey)."
> Uhmmmm... I have no idea of how to avoid this error. Wrong client? Wrong
> configuration? Well, I have a public key I didn't put anywhere yet (but in
> the community registration). I guess I'm lacking some authentication, but I
> don't know how to solve it.

This looks relevant: http://www.howtoforge.com/ssh_key_based_logins_putty

(first google result for "putty key" sans quotes :p)

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
Ivan.Miljenovic at gmail.com

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