Hello, aik, you wrote: aik> Hello, AlexNek, you wrote: AN>> And everywhere write on/ssh 700, on authorized_keys 600 - and made aik> And, well, I did not read, I looked as at me - works with 644 Generally, for authorized_keys should be are public keys. AN>>>> the client under Windows Git extension with putty, but tried also others. I try to clone with a private key in putty a format. aik>>> on the client keys, a public key you register on the server in/home/git/.ssh/authorized_keys, a private key you give putty (to this most pageant which as it has been truly noted, can be a little by the machine). It should suffice. Though what putty with it can to that? AN>> I on the server keys, at putty like a bit other format. aik> "openssh" this format, all support it. The public key from Putti looks approximately so (contents of keys changed)--- BEGIN SSH2 PUBLIC KEY--- Comment: "imported-openssh-key" AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAAADAQABAAABAQCYzPEEh5OoM1R/KmsAKTxGEyJu2wIe4NCW AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAAADAQABAAABAQCYzPEEh5OoM1R/KmsAKTxGEyJu2wIe4NCW AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAAADAQABAAABAQCYzPEEh5OoM1R/KmsAKTxGEyJu2wIe4NCW rjQvgxufGUx5417gAv59N3N03c6GbVGB8f5l/8PSJy1igtIIiQTNR/rlBbQ/GEbL 7qgIuB3d1demGwVoiT1U/7/lEbKlezA7xtdbkpNLg+Dg7WBc0uYiwRSkdzSn20m0 TEQaxhKzU15tpAxVroAiR1Ve/IuZSnz7wSD4ucud8Iuv1uaxspCb--- END SSH2 PUBLIC KEY--- And with Ubuntu it is a little on another ssh-rsa AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAAADAQABAAABAQC+okQdCRGjxik0v5xQmWEaq5JTax6SnQDR5....qNOXPebuoQcfYjDVTqf3srPceyE4zz2PwoejQsdW7pUDMyG04Zaa2ctbrcZ9mHcSamxe9jUEcsRYukP7JUnv24iBqLg/vXQR6vx root@ubuntu AN>> In/etc/sshd too should be a key? aik> yes, but it at setting sshd on , you should not do anything. Anything there was not, any keys, yet , I under the password enter, on ssh while I am afraid. Easier system to me ready gave, there much that was wrong aik> And with the password that you on the server start up? And on in itself start up? Type "ssh git@localhost"? "ssh localhost" works, but only if I remain under the user from whom came. It I do not remember "ssh git@localhost" it is necessary to check up still, but like too worked.