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  1. Commons VFS
  2. VFS-283

SFTP can not use private keys protected by pass phrase

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.0
    • Fix Version/s: 2.1
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:

      Java client running on Windows XP. OpenSSH server running on CentOS Linux.

      Description

      It is not possible to authenticate an SFTP connection with public key authentication if the private key is protected by a pass phrase.

      There is no code in org.apache.commons.vfs.provider.sftp.SftpClientFactory that deals with pas phrases.

        Attachments

        1. vfs-283.patch
          6 kB
          Mevlut Evren Tekin
        2. vfspassphrase.patch
          12 kB
          Antonio Sanchez

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              • Assignee:
                joehni Joerg Schaible
                Reporter:
                torbenput Torben Putkonen
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