The server's host key is unknown

When you originally log into a DreamHost server, you may see the following warning:

The server's host key is unknown. You have no guarantee that the server is the computer you think it is.

For example:

To confirm if this is the correct server, navigate to the (Panel > 'Users' > 'SSH Keys') page. On that page, you'll see your server along with its matching Fingerprints. 

For example:

Compare the two to confirm it's the same server. You can then accept the warning and log in normally.

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