Opened 17 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#3280 closed Bug report

Repeated request to save security key

Reported by: apardo Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: apardo, Tim Kosse
Component version: Operating system type:
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When connecting to an SFTP site, the program request to save in the cache the digital key of the site, because it is change since the last connect. Nevertheless, the next connection, or managing files in the first connection, the program request by new to save the digital key of the site.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 17 years ago

Missing information:

  • FileZilla version
  • Operating system

comment:2 by apardo, 17 years ago

Filezilla version: 3.01
Operating system: XP home SP2 spanish

comment:3 by Tim Kosse, 16 years ago

Are you by chance connected to a clustered server?

comment:4 by apardo, 16 years ago

I don't know, but probably yes (the name of the server is

comment:5 by Tim Kosse, 16 years ago

FileZilla uses a component of PuTTY to handle SFTP connections and PuTTY does not support saving multiple host keys for the same server address. The PuTTY developers recommend to configure the cluster so that all nodes in the cluster share the very same hostkey.

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