Ruined my ssh keys! help

Marek Mahut mmahut at
Mon Aug 20 18:32:58 UTC 2007

مصطفے قاسم wrote:
> Hello!

Hello Mustafa,

> I completed all the steps to join fedora project and succesfully
> completed my CLA. After that I requested to join the l10n project and
> got accepted. Then I read the Translation-Quick-Start-Guide and start
> following the steps. I read there to go to
> (Just Now i came to know
> that this step is not necessary for new commers) . I fill out the form
> there and put my public ssh key there but it returned me the error that
> my ssh key is not valid. I tried a couple of times then I recreat my ssh
> keys with the command suggested at that page "ssh-keygen -t dsa" and
> overwrited my old ssh the problem start... now i came to
> know that i had done a mistake by overwriting my old ssh keys.
>  now when i am trying to test my CVS access I am getting permission
> denied error...
> [mustafa at mustu ~]$ cvs co web
> Permission denied (publickey,keyboard-interactive).
>  cvs [checkout aborted]: end of file from server (consult above messages
> if any)
> can I connect to CVS by attaching my new public ssh key in my accoutn
> system. Will it upgrade my accoutn system with the new public ssh key??

Yes, you need to upload your new key to Fedora Account System at

Let us know if it's working for you.

> -- 
> Mustafa Qasim
> Lahore, Pakistan
> Cell: 0321-6614972
> URL:
> Registered Linux User# 441709.t

Marek Mahut                 
Fedora Project                    

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