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nemo-seahorse-tool - Man Page

PGP/GnuPG file encryption for Nemo


nemo-seahorse-tool [ OPTION... ]


Seahorse is a GNOME application for managing encryption keys.  seahorse-tool allows you to encrypt, decrypt or sign files. It is integrated into the nemo right-click menu, but can also be used from the command line.


Help options

-?,  --help

Show summary of all options and exit.


Display brief usage message and exit.

Application options

-i FILE, --import FILE

Import keys from the FILE.

-e FILE, --encrypt FILE

Encrypt FILE.

-s FILE, --sign FILE

Sign FILE with default key.

-n FILE, --encrypt-sign FILE

Encrypt and sign FILE with default key.

-d FILE, --decrypt FILE

Decrypt encrypted FILE.

-v FILE, --verify FILE

Verify signature FILE.

-T,  --uri-list

Read list of URIs on standard in.


Show version information and exit.

-h, --help

Show help options.

Additional options

In addition, the usual GTK+ and GNOME command line options apply. See the output of --help for details.


This man page describes seahorse version 0.9.


If you find a bug, please report it at


Jacob Perkins <jap1@users.sourceforge.net>

Stef Walter <stef@memberwebs.com>

Adam Schreiber <sadam@clemson.edu>

This man page was originally written by Michael Mende <debian@menole.net> for the Debian system.


You are free to distribute this software under the terms of the GNU General Public License.
Documentation and help files are covered by GFDL license.

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May 04, 2006 seahorse GNOME