I have a problem with Egit + GIT_SSH environment variable that points to
plink 0.63 when updating/cloning repos on github. The operations
succeed, but plink just seems to hang at some point. After searching
around i found that the issue I have is exactly the one described here:
On 09/05/2014 14:41, Taras Sajuk wrote:
> Exactly the same problem here. plink hangs on forever.
> I'm now using your proposed workaround, tks for the hint 8)
> BTW what's the downside of the workaround? I only found one: You can't
> put a passphrase on your ssh key to github.
That is new to me. I'm quite sure I have a passphrase. However, I
remember a bug that seems maybe relevant: