August 21, 2010

GitHub key update delay

Filed under: Commands — Tags: , , , , — shijitht @ 10:35 pm

Changing the current rsa public key or adding a new key wont work as soon as you do it. The usual delay I get is about 10-30 min. So don’t get frustrated and change keys continuously. Keep patience and wait. Do
$ ssh git@github.com   in intervals until confirmation. The success message is

ERROR: Hi shijith! You've successfully authenticated, but GitHub does not
provide shell access

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