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by htm1
2019-03-22 03:05
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden

I finally got this to work. It turns out Apple did change the behavior with Sierra and later. Here's what works assuming you are already using SSH keys to connect to a server in Terminal. This does not require a separate FileZilla key: 1. Create or Edit your ~/.ssh/config file to include: Host * Use...
by htm1
2019-03-20 18:16
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden

I believe I imported a key and FileZilla seems to have converted it to a .ppk file. FileZilla prompts for a password when you do this so I cannot remove the password on the keyfile. ssh-keygen doesn't work on the ppk file. This behavior was not present before upgrading to Mojave. On El Capitan the k...
by htm1
2019-03-20 00:07
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden

I thought this was a Mojave issue but it doesn't look like it. FileZilla prompts for the key password every time I launch the app and connect. Why is that? It's not saved in the Keychain.
by htm1
2019-03-14 21:48
Forum: FileZilla Client Support
Topic: Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Key file logon type prompts for password all of a sudden

I've been using a key file with FileZilla to avoid having to enter a password. All of a sudden, I am prompted for a password every time I try to logon even though I'm still using a key file and the Logon Type is still set to Key File. I just upgraded to Mojave on Mac so I'm wondering if that has som...