[blfs-dev] On new build, svn is asking for my password

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Wed Sep 30 07:58:12 PDT 2015

On Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 11:20:14PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> >I think the difference is in either ssh or ssl.  I think there are some
> >ciphers no longer supported.  Try ssh -vv to see some debugging messages.
> >
> >I had the same problem between my normal workstation and my lfs
> >development system.  On my devel system I had to add
> >
> >PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes +ssh-dss
> >
> >to /etc/ssh/sshd_config.  You may just want to generate new keys.
> I also now have
> PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes +ssh-dss
> in ~/.ssh/config

Thanks.  While I was tring to sleep it occurred to me that my (old)
key format might have been deprecated.  I've just found the
following in the Arch wiki:

Note: As of August 11, 2015, DSA is deprecated and disabled by
default in OpenSSH 7.0 due to discovered vulnerabilities.

That links to

I'll need to generate new keys and upload the required part from the
old system.

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