GPG Command Line Question

Gonzalo Bermúdez gonzalob at
Thu Jul 17 21:22:42 CEST 2008

What you seem to be trying to execute is

gpg --export-options export-minimal

isn't it? That should work, I used it today, on GnuPG 1.4.9

On Thu, 2008-07-17 at 13:23 -0400, Scott Blystone wrote:
> Hash: SHA1
> All,
> 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?
> - --
> Scott Blystone
> Rochester, NY
> Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (Darwin)
> Comment: GSWoT:US61 Gossamer Spider Web of Trust
> Comment: Scott Blystone   Rochester, NY   sab at
> Comment: Public key available at
> IfMAnixPTxze5vp0CefDrWn1KsfupTgH
> =Od3S
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