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Re: gnome keyring always needs to be unlocked



On Wed, 2007-10-17 at 14:02 -0400, Scott Henson wrote:
> Jon Nettleton wrote:
> > On 10/16/07, Zack Cerza <zcerza redhat com> wrote:
> >> Louis E Garcia II wrote:
> >>> when logging on I need to give gnome-keyring the password to unlock even
> >>> though I check it so it unlocks automatically. What gives?
> >>>
> >>> -Louis
> >>  From what I understand, the feature isn't complete and depends on [0].
> >> Matthias said in [1] that he removed the checkboxes until that work is
> >> finished.
> >>
> > 
> > We decided yesterday it would definitely be better to turn that off
> > rather than feel the wrath of thousands of people checking that box
> > and it not doing anything.  If you don't use a smart card reader or a
> > biometric authentication device, you can edit /etc/pam.d/gdm and move
> > the
> > auth line for pam_gnome_keyring above the system auth include.
> > However I take no responsibility for what it could possibly break in
> > the future ;-).
> > 
> 
> Is it possible to use those devices to unlock your gnome-keyring?

No, but if you move gnome_keyring before system_auth they break, as it
will ask for your password.




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