Best way to get fingerprint programatically

Andrew Gallagher andrewg at
Wed Dec 18 10:20:48 CET 2019

On 18/12/2019 07:19, john doe wrote:
> $ gpg --quick-set-expire $(gpg --with-colons -k test | awk -F:::::::::
> 'NR==3{print substr($2,1,length($2)-1)}') 1d
> I'm just wondering if there isn't a better, programatically, way to go
> about it?
Your awk looks awkward to me. What about this instead?

	awk -F: '/^fpr/ {print $10}'

Andrew Gallagher

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