GPG Usage and Info
  • To Create a GPG key:
gpg --gen-key
  • To list existing keys:
[mnain@nbxtdemo ~]$ gpg --list-keys
pub   2048R/45EAA941 2013-07-01
uid                  Madan Nain (Personal Key) <>
sub   2048R/84D91D34 2013-07-01
  • To send a key to a public server (
gpg --keyserver --send-keys 45EAA941
gpg: sending key 45EAA941 to hkp server
  • To receive a key from a public server (
[mnain@nbxtdemo ~]$ gpg --keyserver --recv-keys 0xa4ba174d49e373e5
gpg: requesting key 49E373E5 from hkp server
gpg: key 49E373E5: public key "Madan Nain <>" imported
gpg: Total number processed: 1
gpg:               imported: 1

gpgusage.txt · Last modified: 2014/10/26 01:52 (external edit)
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