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2720297 - Authentication error when cloning Git repository in a Git client


  • When trying to clone your SAP Cloud Platform Git Service repository into a Git client or SAP Web IDE using your S-User, you get an authentication error
  • Example: "fatal: Authentication failed for '*subaccount*/*repository*/'"



  • SAP Cloud Platform
  • Identity Authentication Service as custom Platform IdP


SAP Business Technology Platform all versions ; SAP Cloud Identity Services all versions


  Cloud Platform, Web IDE, authentication error, fatal, authentication failed, platform identity provider, authorization issue , KBA , BC-NEO-GIT , GIT Service , BC-NEO-SEC-IAM , Authentication, Authorization(Cloud Platform Neo) , Problem

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