get

The get command finds a key in the keystore, unlocks it and prints it out.

Usage

kit key get [options]
Usage:
kit key get [flags] <address>
Flags:
-h, --help help for get
--show-key Show the private key

Arguments

  • addressOrIndex - The address of the key or its index on the keystore.

Options

  • --show-key - If set, the private key of the key will be printed out. By default, the command will not print out the private key.

  • -h, --help - Prints out a help message.

Example

  • Get a key using its keystore index.

Bash
Output
Bash
kit key get 1 --show-key
Output
Enter your passphrase to unlock the key
Passphrase> ******
✅ Key revealed successfully!
- User Address: os1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpklxklh
- Push Address: pk1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpkfwme7
- Public Key: 49G1iGk8fY7RQcJQ7LfQdThdyfaN8dKfxhGQSh8uuNaK35CgazZ
- Private Key: wetT9rgtetCHJV69oGCLpqQ8MiNTzB9...ipaEUyaKgi8QGmzRUPU1SmrfNSy4j7DDJ
  • Get a key using its address.

Bash
Output
Bash
kit key get os1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpklxklh --show-key
Output
Enter your passphrase to unlock the key
Passphrase> ******
✅ Key revealed successfully!
- User Address: os1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpklxklh
- Push Address: pk1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpkfwme7
- Public Key: 49G1iGk8fY7RQcJQ7LfQdThdyfaN8dKfxhGQSh8uuNaK35CgazZ
- Private Key: wetT9rgtetCHJV69oGCLpqQ8MiNTzB9...ipaEUyaKgi8QGmzRUPU1SmrfNSy4j7DDJ
  • Get a key using its push key address.

Bash
Output
Bash
kit key get pk1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpkfwme7 --show-key
Output
Enter your passphrase to unlock the key
Passphrase> ******
✅ Key revealed successfully!
- User Address: os1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpklxklh
- Push Address: pk1wfx7vp8qfyv98cctvamqwec5xjrj48tpkfwme7
- Public Key: 49G1iGk8fY7RQcJQ7LfQdThdyfaN8dKfxhGQSh8uuNaK35CgazZ
- Private Key: wetT9rgtetCHJV69oGCLpqQ8MiNTzB9...ipaEUyaKgi8QGmzRUPU1SmrfNSy4j7DDJ