conan download Fails With "Please enter a password"


When attempting to download a component through a conan proxy repository, the client repeatedly requests a password. The Nexus request.log records 401 authentication failure responses.


If Anonymous access is not enabled, you will need to enable the Conan Bearer Token  Realm (via Administration → Security → Realms).

After this, logging in with the "conan user" command should work:

Documentation for configuring conan proxy repositories is available here:


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