lsh-export-key − Reads the key on stdin and output in OpenSSH/SSH2 format.
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The given key (supplied on stdin or in the file given with the --input-file option) is read and written to stdout (or the file supplied by the --output-file option) in the desired format (fingerprint, OpenSSH format or SSH2/IETF style).
To convert the default public key (~/.lsh/identity.pub) to OpenSSH format (to put in authorized_keys on a host using the OpenSSH sshd).
$ lsh-export-key --openssh < ~/.lsh/identity.pub
To check the fingerprint of your servers key.
lsh-export-key --fingerprint < /etc/lsh_host_key.pub
MD5 fingerprint: b9:86:04:e0:89:2b:5b:c7:0c:2b:4b:3f:24:d2:41:59
Bubble Babble: xefes-vyrum-buduk-nihyr-zotan-sizyr-nazik-hukyv-biloc-caceg-taxyx
−c, −−comment=comment string
Add comment to output key.
Show key fingerprint.
−o, −−output−file=Filename Default is stdout
Output key in openssh single-line format.
Default is stdin
−s, −−subject=subject string
Add subject to output key.
Print huge amounts of debug information
Append messages to this file.
Suppress all warnings and diagnostic messages
Verbose diagnostic messages
Give this help list
Give a short usage message
Print program version
Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.
See the --verbose , --trace and --debug options.
Report bugs to <bug-lsh [AT] gnu.org>.
The lsh suite of programs is distributed under the GNU General Public License; see the COPYING and AUTHORS files in the source distribution for details.
The lsh program suite is written mainly by Niels Möller <nisse [AT] lysator.se>.
DSA(5), lsh(1), lsh-authorize(1), lsh-decode-key(1), lsh-decrypt-key(1), lsh-keygen(1), lsh-make-seed(1), lsh-upgrade(1), lsh-upgrade-key(1), lsh-writekey(1), lshd(8), secsh(5), SHA(5), SPKI(5), ssh-conv(1)
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