I have a droplet that works with SSH but the keys are named the default
id_rsa. When I add new keys they do not work. I’ve copied and pasted the public key into the digital ocean control panel in the working droplet. In the non-working droplet I tried this, as well as going
ssh-copy-id root@206.***.***.104 but even this comes back as denied.
I know the permission are okay since the app with the default key names work.
I’ve tried simply naming them
id_rsa_sinatra, but this does not work.
I tried to add the path to the private key
ssh -i /Users/me/.ssh/id_rsa2 root@206.***.**104. No dice.
I’ve tried adding a config file to the SSH folder as follows (I am not at all confident that this is correct. It is scavenged from other posts):
Host sinatra_app HostName 206.***.***.*04 AddKeysToAgent yes UseKeychain yes User root PubKeyAuthentication yes IdentityFile ~/.ssh/id_rsa2 User **** IdentitiesOnly yes
Using ssh -v firstname.lastname@example.org… I get this:
debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_config debug1: /etc/ssh/ssh_config line 48: Applying options for * debug1: Connecting to 206.***.***.104 port 22. debug1: Connection established. debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_rsa type 0 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_rsa-cert type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_dsa type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_dsa-cert type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_ecdsa type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_ecdsa-cert type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_ed25519 type -1 debug1: key_load_public: No such file or directory debug1: identity file /Users/me/.ssh/id_ed25519-cert type -1 debug1: Local version string SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_7.6 debug1: Remote protocol version 2.0, remote software version OpenSSH_7.2p2 Ubuntu-4ubuntu2.4 debug1: match: OpenSSH_7.2p2 Ubuntu-4ubuntu2.4 pat OpenSSH* compat 0x04000000 debug1: Authenticating to 206.***.***.104:22 as 'root' debug1: SSH2_MSG_KEXINIT sent debug1: SSH2_MSG_KEXINIT received debug1: kex: algorithm: email@example.com debug1: kex: host key algorithm: ecdsa-sha2-nistp256 debug1: kex: server->client cipher: firstname.lastname@example.org MAC: <implicit> compression: none debug1: kex: client->server cipher: email@example.com MAC: <implicit> compression: none debug1: expecting SSH2_MSG_KEX_ECDH_REPLY debug1: Server host key: ecdsa-sha2-nistp256 SHA256:AfTvjUf8r80AyTpEkhrPShNm7viLZNwj0/lIlKxPM5E debug1: Host '206.***.***.104' is known and matches the ECDSA host key. debug1: Found key in /Users/me/.ssh/known_hosts:7 debug1: rekey after 134217728 blocks debug1: SSH2_MSG_NEWKEYS sent debug1: expecting SSH2_MSG_NEWKEYS debug1: SSH2_MSG_NEWKEYS received debug1: rekey after 134217728 blocks debug1: SSH2_MSG_EXT_INFO received debug1: kex_input_ext_info: server-sig-algs=<rsa-sha2-256,rsa-sha2-512> debug1: SSH2_MSG_SERVICE_ACCEPT received debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey debug1: Next authentication method: publickey debug1: Offering public key: RSA SHA256:Ga8Ww/neSf7llHCfb3r6171pNb0RKyKVzdYFanRAo6o /Users/me/.ssh/id_rsa debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey debug1: Trying private key: /Users/me/.ssh/id_dsa debug1: Trying private key: /Users/me/.ssh/id_ecdsa debug1: Trying private key: /Users/me/.ssh/id_ed25519 debug1: No more authentication methods to try. root@206.***.***.104: Permission denied (publickey).``` I'm stumped.
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