Adding SSH Key in BitBucket repository in 2 minutes

SSH Key iin GIT
SSH Key in BitBucket

Step 1

go to the SSH folder:

cd ~/.ssh/

Step 2

Generate the SSH Key


Just click enter when prompted for:

Enter file in which to save the key (/root/.ssh/id_rsa): 
Enter passphrase (empty for no passphrase): 
Enter same passphrase again:

You should now see:

Your identification has been saved in /root/.ssh/id_rsa.
Your public key has been saved in /root/.ssh/
The key fingerprint is:
The key's randomart image is:
+--[ RSA 2048]----+

Step 3

Get the SSH key

 cat ~/.ssh/

You should see the SSH key that will look something like this:

ssh-rsa AAAAB3NzaC1yc2EAAdddAABAQDIyDCTxu0o9bjYXTcW8W3H3XqfCiMJLvdyIGJtMmuhyfCKFaOHDhgfZEvswiV6oDLRKW3ay586Ioa0fvoItrXaqng/GqyflK1A4Ru+WUbcFAncCUGE69pBRPvnYEpiA5AB5ra2r1lm6bfsvF4f4u7b/Y4CCpZYxhmBEDtyKAErxrfdudWaqUWs5A1RPxE38KrA2kIcsixiJ0kJt+VM9bK5jz+zb2nt/p4lBbVAdMlCjYZ54CrQC4/nTspWUNQ195T1

Copy this key

Step 4

Now go to your BitBucket page and go to your user > BitBucketĀ settings

Go to SSH Keys under Security

And add your key

Step 5

Now the SSH Keys have been established go back to the staging server and change the remote location to the SSH located listed on BitBucket.

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