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Status Future consideration
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 24, 2017

SFTP support with SSH identity file and password

Currently IIB supports SFTP with either 'Username + Password' or with 'Username+SSH identity file' only. There are practical scenarios where we need to access SFTP sites secured with 'Username+SSH identity file+Password'. Currently IIB doesn't support this feature.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 108147
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Guest
    Oct 8, 2020

    RFE Review. Thank you for raising this RFE and apologies for the time period it has been in Submitted Status. As stated, this combination is not currently supported by the mqsisetdbparms syntax:

    mqsisetdbparms MyNode -n sftp::myidentity -u myuserid -i identity_file -p password

    Which leads to a response of "BIP8865E: Bad flag combination. The flags in list (identity-file,password) can't be specified together. Correct and reissue the command."

    Thank you for the suggestion to enhance the product in this way. We will continue to monitor for popularity. Status of the RFE is updated to Uncommitted Candidate.