Q. I'm unable to authenticate using HTTP Basic Authentication with a password or with an entitlement token. I'm using dotnet core SDK 2.2
This is the error:
Unable to get repository signature information for source https://nuget.cloudsmith.io/YOUR-ACCOUNT/YOUR-REPO/v3-index/repository-signatures/X.X.X/index.json error : Response status code does not indicate success: 401 (Unauthorized)
Looks like this (not being able to use username/password directly on a source) might be an accepted bug in dotnet 2.2, possibly fixed later, as referenced in the following GitHub issues:
Add the source using
nuget sources as follows first::
nuget sources add -Name NAME -source https://nuget.cloudsmith.io/YOUR-ACCOUNT/YOUR-REPO/v3/index.json -Username YOUR-USERNAME -Password YOUR-API-KEY-OR-PASSWORD -StorePasswordInClearText
dotnet restore like:
dotnet restore -s https://nuget.cloudsmith.io/YOUR-ACCOUNT/YOUR-REPO/v3/index.json --configfile ~/config/NuGet/NuGet.Config
If you want to use an Entitlement Token instead of a username and password/API-Key, use "token" for the username and an Entitlement Token as the password.
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Updated about a year ago