Can we have better ssh fingerprint collision messages?

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Tue Nov 12 12:21:27 UTC 2013

On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 12:31:04PM +0100, Reindl Harald wrote:
> > It can't... but you have to be sure you have edited any entries that may apply and that it is absolutely correct on
> > the change ... frankly it's quicker and simpler to test via changing the target host's key rather than your
> > known_hosts
> and that this is needed shows IMHO a bug because it should
> in all cases give out the same warning message

Harald, I'm not seeing the behavior you see either -- if I replace a host
key with another one in known_hosts, I get the correct man-in-the-middle

Matthew Miller  ☁☁☁  Fedora Cloud Architect  ☁☁☁  <mattdm at>

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