[rescue] SSH problem - Bad RSA1 key file

Clif Smith sunhelp at cjs226.com
Mon Nov 1 16:50:48 CST 2004

I can ssh from a Solaris 9 system to one Solaris 8 system (without a 
password) running ssh v.1.0.  However, I can't ssh to another Solaris 8 
system, using the same keys, that's running ssh v1.2.30.  When I try, I 
see the following:
$ ssh -v system13
SSH Version Sun_SSH_1.0, protocol versions 1.5/2.0.
debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_config
debug1: Rhosts Authentication disabled, originating port will not be 
debug1: ssh_connect: getuid 3251 geteuid 3251 anon 1
debug1: Connecting to system13 [IP ADDRESS] port 22.
debug1: Connection established.
debug1: identity file /u/username/.ssh/identity type 3
debug1: Bad RSA1 key file /u/username/.ssh/id_rsa.
debug1: identity file /u/username/.ssh/id_rsa type 3
debug1: identity file /u/username/.ssh/id_dsa type 3
debug1: Remote protocol version 1.5, remote software version 1.2.30
debug1: no match: 1.2.30
debug1: Local version string SSH-1.5-Sun_SSH_1.0
debug1: Waiting for server public key.
debug1: Received server public key(768 bits) and host key(1024 bits).
debug1: Host 'system13' is known and matches the RSA1 host key.
debug1: Found key in /u/username/.ssh/known_hosts:105
debug1: Encryption type: 3des
debug1: Sent encrypted session key.
debug1: Installing crc compensation attack detector.
debug1: Received encrypted confirmation.
debug1: Doing password authentication.
username at system13's password:

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