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From Gagan Malik <>
Subject Re: tomcat service public key
Date Tue, 18 Aug 2009 04:12:08 GMT

Hi Rusty..
I'm quite sure this is not hudson related. Its more on how would any
application running on tomcat use ssh..

Rusty Wright-2 wrote:
> I'd try the hudson mailing list; and you'll 
> need to sign up first I'll bet.
> Gagan Malik wrote:
>> Hi, I'm a newbie to both tomcat and ssh and here's my problem:
>> I have a web-app (Hudson) running on tomcat (ver 5). This Tomcat runs as
>> a
>> service on RHEL box. Hudson triggers a custom 'ant' script to do a build
>> which uses ssh to login to another server (svn server).
>> The ant script runs perfectly fine when triggered manually, since the
>> user
>> that runs it shares his public key with the svn server. But when the same
>> is
>> done via Hudson, it fails since hudson is run by the user: tomcat.
>> How can I generate and share the public key of user 'tomcat' (the
>> service)
>> with the svn server so that the ant script does not fail.
>> I get this error:
>> Could not create directory '/usr/share/tomcat5/.ssh'.
>> Host key verification failed.
>> svn: Connection closed unexpectedly
>> Any help is appreciated.
>> Thanks
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