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Old 05-11-2004, 11:03 PM   #1
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pgp keys


I created a key with gpg --gen-key, but my question is how do I create a pubkey that people can use to encrypt messages and send it to me?
 
Old 05-11-2004, 11:06 PM   #2
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the key is already created, you just have to type
Code:
gpg --export -a key_id
this will print your public key to standart output
 
  


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