ssh-key-to-pem

Convert an ssh key to PEM format

npm install ssh-key-to-pem
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ssh-key-to-pem

convert an ssh key to PEM format.

Usage

read a ssh key and convert it to PEM format.

var fs = require('fs');
var sshKeyToPEM = require('ssh-key-to-pem');

var sshKey = fs.readFileSync('./id_rsa.pub', 'ascii')
var key = sshKeyToPEM(sshKey);

console.log(key)

Alternatively, convert a PEM format public key into an ssh-rsa key

var fs = require('fs');
var pemToRsaSSHKey = require('ssh-key-to-pem').pemToRsaSSHKey;

var key = fs.readFileSync('./pub_key.pem', 'ascii')
var sshKey = pemToRsaSSHKey(key);

console.log(sshKey)

Installation

npm install ssh-key-to-pem

License

MIT.

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