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decode - Reads Autocrypt-encoded certificates

decode [-o|--output] [-B|--binary] [-h|--help] [FILE]

Reads Autocrypt-encoded certificates

Given an autocrypt header (or an key-gossip header), this command extracts the certificate encoded within it.

The converse operation is "sq autocrypt encode-sender".

Writes to FILE or stdout if omitted
Emits binary data
Print help information
[FILE]
Reads from FILE or stdin if omitted


Extract all certificates from a mail


sq autocrypt decode autocrypt.eml

For the full documentation see https://docs.sequoia-pgp.org/sq/.

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July 2022 sq 0.26.0