Re: [Tails-dev] exporting secret PGP key in SeaHorse

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Author: iota
To: tails-dev
Subject: Re: [Tails-dev] exporting secret PGP key in SeaHorse

> Why does SeaHorse in Tails only let you export your secret PGP key as an
> armored PGP file ending in .asc?
> Using GnuPG on the command line, you can export your secret key without
> the ASCII armor and with any file extension you want e.g. .pgp, .gpg

You can switch from .asc to .pgp:
- open Seahorse
- select your private key
- Go to File → Export
- Use the selector in the bottom-right corner of this window

Hope that helps,