[Cyberduck-trac] [Cyberduck] #11791: Unable to read private key file

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Tue Sep 7 12:48:57 UTC 2021

#11791: Unable to read private key file
 Reporter:  Smithx10  |         Owner:  dkocher
     Type:  defect    |        Status:  assigned
 Priority:  normal    |     Milestone:  8.0
Component:  triton    |       Version:  7.10.2
 Severity:  normal    |    Resolution:
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Comment (by Smithx10):


 The private key is not password protected.

 I believe I found the issue though.  It appears that the error only occurs
 with openssh formated private keys.  (https://coolaj86.com/articles/the-

 After running "ssh-keygen -p -m PEM -f ~/.ssh/id_rsa" we returned to the
 traditional PEM format which begins with "-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----"
 instead of "-----BEGIN OPENSSH PRIVATE KEY-----"

Ticket URL: <https://trac.cyberduck.io/ticket/11791#comment:6>
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