GPG Command Line Question

Scott Blystone sbly585 at
Thu Jul 17 21:48:32 CEST 2008

Thanks to all. Some of these commands can be wickedly difficult!

On Jul 17, 2008, at 3:16 PM, John Clizbe wrote:

> Scott Blystone wrote:
>> I have what I think is a fairly simple GPG question, but the answer
>> seems to be alluding me no matter how much I go over the
>> documentation. I want to export a public key from the command line  
>> but
>> in minimal format with everything except the self-signatures removed.
>> In reading the docs it looks as if "gpg --export-minimal ..." should
>> work, but I keep getting invalid command messages. What is the proper
>> syntax, please?
> gpg --export-options export-minimal --export 0xdecafbad
> -- 
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