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Dots are no longer allowed in SSH public key names
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dmbaturin@reki# set system login user dmbaturin authentication public-keys key AAAAE2VjZHNhLXNoYTItbmlzdHA1MjEAAAAIbmlzdHA1MjEAAACFBAGvM1Es7LbNUIV2dCP+CE+g2n4HIFquRfpnhBx8FqfFSmAm7IoR2vyfYI0rxX32+1rslRCfQnjlKh8tYaOUe9FPxAAWNJBLf5lqWrhArQ6Q8MlwIylwBrPD7bRplQ5rflZoahy0tnKCdUWLcmOe1LylNsrt1rrI40Fa5s169RXt0+GT3w==

  Invalid value
  Value validation failed
  Set failed

This will break login for all routers that use dots in key names, which is very likely with keys like


Difficulty level
Easy (less than an hour)
Why the issue appeared?
Implementation mistake
Is it a breaking change?
Perfectly compatible
Issue type
Bug (incorrect behavior)

Event Timeline

dmbaturin triaged this task as Unbreak Now! priority.Sep 23 2021, 1:49 PM
dmbaturin created this task.
dmbaturin changed Why the issue appeared? from Will be filled on close to Implementation mistake.
c-po claimed this task.
c-po moved this task from Need Triage to Finished on the VyOS 1.3 Equuleus (1.3.0-epa1) board.
c-po moved this task from Need Triage to Finished on the VyOS 1.4 Sagitta board.
c-po changed Difficulty level from Unknown (require assessment) to Easy (less than an hour).