gnupg as ssh-agent

Alex Mauer hawke at
Sat Jul 18 02:40:26 CEST 2009

Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:

> If you have an authentication-capable subkey on your OpenPGP key, you
> might be interested in monkeysphere (,
> which has some tools for importing authentication-capable RSA subkeys
> into a running ssh-agent.

Why is it that GnuPG can expose an authentication-capable subkey from an
OpenPGP smartcard via OpenSSH, but can't expose an
authentication-capable subkey from its keyring?

Or can it, but I'm doing something completely wrong?

-Alex Mauer "hawke"

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