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I registered new Linode server. I am getting

Host key verification failed

even after clearing up known_hosts file. I had already configured SSH to my friend's Linode server.

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Answer "yes" (or simply "y") to the "Are you sure you want to continue connecting?" prompt.

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I see one on the fourth line of the terminal (right below the blurred line). –  duskwuff Sep 23 '12 at 5:55
Very sorry for this silly Question , i thought on clicking enter by default it will take yes. Thanks a lot. –  Senthil Sep 23 '12 at 6:02

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