Why the "--export-secret-key" switch is not listed in help screen?

Peter Lebbing peter at digitalbrains.com
Sun May 6 20:15:19 CEST 2012

It does say in the "gpg --help" output:

> (See the man page for a complete listing of all commands and options)

There are many more options and also commands in the full man(ual) page.
I suppose it was thought that exporting a private key was such a
relatively "rarely used" command it did not need to be among the most
used commands listed by "--help". Or it was simply an oversight :).


I use the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) in combination with Enigmail.
You can send me encrypted mail if you want some privacy.
My key is available at http://wwwhome.cs.utwente.nl/~lebbing/pubkey.txt

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