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firstname.lastname@example.org: Permission denied (publickey)
If you ever receive this message when attempting to clone a git repository try the following.
# Should return: Agent pid [process pid] eval "$(ssh-agent -s)" # Should return Identity Added: ... ssh-add ~/.ssh/id_rsa ( Run ssh-keygen to generate a key if you haven't already ) # Add your ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub file to your GitHub keys if it's not already there
This article assumes you are running a Unix-based system like Linux or macOS.