Confirm that you generated the SSH key correctly.
To confirm that the key exists and is in the correct location, run the following command:
The output should resemble the following example, where
AAAAB3Nza... represents a valid SSH key:
Retain the full SSH key. Step 3 requires it.
If the output resembles the following example, ensure that you entered it correctly, and then run the command in Step 1 again:
cat: /home/username/.ssh/id_rsa.pub: No such file or directory
If the output resembles the following example, ensure that you ran the
cat command with the correct path:
-----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----