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how to solve The negotiation of host key verification algorithm is failed



PRTG is installed on a windows server 2008 R2, and I am monitoring a linux (centos 5) device for load, meminfo and diskinfo. I am using private key to authenticate and have used the method described here : https://www.paessler.com/knowledgebase/en/topic/32883-how-can-i-use-private-keys-for-my-ssh-sensors-with-prtg but I am getting the error: how to solve The negotiation of host key verification algorithm is failed. can you shed some light on this.

linux private-key ssh windows

Created on Oct 25, 2012 6:57:06 AM

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you may have a look at this article, where the issue was already addressed.
Best regards

Created on Oct 25, 2012 7:38:23 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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