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    sending parts of a new gnupg keys to a friend - which one!?


    hello dear linux-experts,

    i am genrating new gnupg - keys;

    question after generating the new key i need to send parts of a new gnupg keys to a friend - which one!?

    love to hear from you
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    The "public part" is the part that you share. The "private part" you keep to yourself. Hence the use of "PRIVATE" and "PUBLIC" (although the ext for the "PUBLIC part contains only "pub").

    So share the XXXXXX.pub file not the XXXXXX file.

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