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JSCh doesnt work with putty

mahesh g
  • mahesh g
    mahesh g

    I am having problems with JSCH using keys generated from putty.
    Can anyone help me regarding what all key generation tools can i use to generate keys that work fine with JSCH.

    • Dan Doney
      Dan Doney


      JSCH doesn't work with Putty format SSH keys. You can use OpenSSH or Jsch to generate a key that will work, or you can use PuttyGen to export an existing key in an OpenSSH format.

      PuttyGen > Conversions > Export OpenSSH key