Private key export for SSH

Mauricio Tavares raubvogel at
Mon Oct 10 22:12:55 CEST 2016


gpg --export-secret-keys -a C00FFEE > secret

do the trick?

On Mon, Oct 10, 2016 at 4:56 PM, John Lane <gnupg at> wrote:
> I've been trying out the SSH compatibility. Everything working as per
> the documentation, except I have one question.
> How can I extract the SSH PRIVATE key ?
> I am using "gpg --export-ssh-key alice >" for the public key
> but I can't find an equivalent for the private key.
> The reason why I would like the private key is so that I can use it on
> another host where I don't have the benefit of gpg 2.1 (or any gpg, for
> that matter).
> Thanks,
> John
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