Is it possible to have the same authentication key on several smartcard ?
wk at gnupg.org
Wed Sep 23 13:36:49 CEST 2009
On Wed, 23 Sep 2009 11:46, tux.tsndcb at free.fr said:
> Is it possible to have the same authentication key on several smartcard ?
Yes. You need to generate the key off-card and and then put it onto the
card. Use gpg --edit-key and the subcommands genkey and keytocard for
> Is it possible to done an authentication key backup when it has been generated directly on a smartcard ?
No. An on-card generated key can't be extracted from the card (except
for the public part of course).
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