Login to OpenShift Container Platfrom from CLI fails with error "error: authenticationrequired".

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Issue

  • After configuring NTLM authentication proxy, oc login fails. Able to login OpenShift webui through same proxy.
$ export https_proxy=http://proxy-user:password@proxyIP:port
$ export http_proxy=http://proxy-user:password@proxyIP:port
$ export HTTP_PROXY=http://proxy-user:password@proxyIP:port
$ export HTTPS_PROXY=http://proxy-user:password@proxyIP:port
$ oc login https://master.example.com:8443 
error: authenticationrequired
$ oc login https://master.example.com:8443 --username=user --password=password
error: authenticationrequired

Environment

  • OpenShift Container Platform 3.x

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