Why is the checkout step asking for an rsa key?

I have setup our CircleCI build process, and while working on this in a branched pull request setup everything was working. After the merge I see the build hanging on a prompt for an rsa key? I looked at this document since I thought it might be related:


But I’m still not sure why this would happen?


Cloning into '.'...
Warning: Permanently added the RSA host key for IP address '' to the list of known hosts.

Enter passphrase for key '/home/circleci/.ssh/id_rsa':

This happens if your key is encrypted. CircleCI does not support using encrypted keys. Please use an unencrypted key for this portion of your build.

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