changing the passphrase of the secret key stored in the GnuPG card

Teemu Likonen tlikonen at
Sun Jun 11 20:55:03 CEST 2017

Matthias Apitz [2017-06-11 20:07:12+02] wrote:

> How could I change the passphrase I have entered while generating the
> keys on the GnuPG card? I tried with no success:
> $ LANG=C gpg2 --edit-key Matthias passwd

"gpg2 --edit-key" is for normal keyrings. Your key is on the card so you
edit the card with "gpg2 --card-edit" and then change card's password(s)
with "admin" > "passwd".

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