If you've stumbled upon this as you attempt to make your Heroku deploy work with your private repository, note that it's not working yet.
A heroku buildpack for setting the ssh private key as part of the application build. It's meant to be used with heroku-buildpack-multi, before other buildpacks which require the key to be present, like installing private
npm modules from
Upload the private key to heroku (note that the key needs to be base64 encoded).
$ heroku config:set DEPLOYMENT_SSH_KEY="$(cat ~/.ssh/id_rsa)"
Use the Heroku Toolbelt to
add this buildpack.
--index to make sure the buildpack runs before any others which might need
the SSH key setup:
$ heroku buildpacks:add --index 1 https://github.com/feedbackfriuts/ssh-private-key-buildpack.git
Now as long as the public key is present on github and the user has the correct permissions, it's possible to install
npm modules from private
Copy the snippet above into CLI.