export key: access denied

Charly Avital shavital at mac.com
Wed Jul 23 17:03:17 CEST 2008

kurt c wrote the following on 7/22/08 8:11 PM:
> Ah so sorry, I run into another problem.
> I followed the instruction and typed into my command prompt gpg --export
> -a 0x8e758d5f>mykey.asc in order to create an ASCII armored version of
> my key and somehow I got the reply:
> "access is denied".
> Why? Why? Why?

You are a Windows user, I don't know whether the command should be
gpg.exe, instead of gpg only.

Be that as it may, in MacOSX, the command line is
gpg -a --export 0x8E758D5F > mykey.asc

gpg -a --export 0x8E758D5F>mykey.asc will work too.

Take care,
MacOS 10.5.4 - MacBook Intel C2Duo - GnuPG 1.4.9 - GPG2 2.0.9 -
Thunderbird - Enigmail 0.96a (20080706-1537)- Apple's
Mail+GPGMail d53

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