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Re: gnome keyring asks for password @startup






--- On Sun, 3/1/09, Antonio Olivares <olivares14031 yahoo com> wrote:

> From: Antonio Olivares <olivares14031 yahoo com>
> Subject: gnome keyring asks for password @startup
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Date: Sunday, March 1, 2009, 1:14 PM
> Dear fellow testers,
> 
> I have a Toshiba laptop tracking rawhide and I have the
> wireless working beautifully(*knocks on wood*), however
> everytime I start the machine I get a prompt to enter the
> password by gnome-keyring or whatever it is called.  If I
> don't enter the password, I can't connect to the
> wireless network(Network is encrypted and not open).  Is
> there a way to tell it not to ask for it again and login
> automatically without prompting for the password?
> 
> Thank you in advance for your help.  
> BTW, in pre Fedora 7 whiles't installing a Test release
> I had used madwifi and the network was open back then, now
> it is encrypted and thankfully the Network adminstrator has
> successfully configured the machine for me.  The ath5k/ath9k
> driver services the laptop and all is well, just I don't
> want to type the password each time.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Antonio 
> 
> 
>       
> 
> -- 

To follow up on this, I found the following page:

http://fedoramobile.org/Members/thomasj/Gnome-keyring

But I am not sure as to how to proceed.  I am afraid to lose everything, since the network at work is encrypted.  The Network Administrator put in the key, and the gnome-keyring appears at startup asking me to "unlock it", how can I make sure that it(gnome-keyring) is not locked at startup? to avoid entering the password every time the machine starts?

Thank you in advance,

Antonio 


      


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