Error creating TLS secret

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When creating a secret for a TLS certificate the following error is thrown.

$ oc create secret tls <name>-tls --cert=fullchain.pem --key=privkey.pem -n <my_project>

[spec.tls.key: Invalid value: "redacted key data": unrecognized PEM block ENCRYPTED PRIVATE KEY, spec.tls.key: Invalid value: "redacted key data": tls: failed to parse private key]


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