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How can I use the key fingerprint to reproduce the full public key?

asked Feb 25 '10 at 14:07

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You cannot create a public key from a fingerprint.

The fingerprint is used to verify the integrity of an existing public key, and does not have enough information to reconstruct the actual public key.

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answered Feb 25 '10 at 14:08

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