Moving from openpgp card to cryptostick
expires2012 at rocketmail.com
Mon Feb 6 20:54:51 CET 2012
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On Monday 6 February 2012 at 7:39:27 AM, in
<mid:201202060839.34648.klaus.layer at gmx.de>, Klaus Layer wrote:
> When I created the keys for my old openpgp card I
> followed the description from
> I have the backup key ring that I created as described
> in the howto. How do I use this back key ring to
> transfer the keys to my new crypto stick?
Make sure your computer is "clean" and not connected to any network.
*Copy* your backup secret keyring onto your computer. Refer back to
the howto; there is a section near the end called "Transfering the
subkeys to a new card," which contains some caveats and points you
back to the section "Move the subkeys to the card" to repeat the whole
procedure from there onwards. I don't know if there are any subtle
differences due to using the new crypto stick instead of the old
MFPA mailto:expires2012 at rocketmail.com
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the other finds an excuse.
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