importing private keys

David Shaw dshaw at
Mon May 16 15:20:29 CEST 2005

On Thu, May 12, 2005 at 04:47:15PM -0400, Rob_Wolters at wrote:
> I currently run pgp 8.1 on my Windows desktop and would like to install
> gnupg on my Unix server.  When I do this, will I be able to import my
> keypair from PGP into gnupg so that I don't have to create a new private
> and public key?  I've looked through the documentation and can't seem to
> find an answer.

Short answer: yes.

Just export the private key from 8.1, and import it to GnuPG just like
you'd export/import a public key.


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