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Questions tagged [gnome-keyring]

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How to use keyring instead of plain text passwords in a config file (Mopidy)

I just installed keyring on macOS. I'd like to leverage this instead of keeping Spotify's username and password for Mopidy in my mopidy.conf. Everything works well, and I can read my Spotify password ...
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Evolution keep asking for password when running i3 window manager with (some) GNOME services

I recently re-started using the i3 window manager, and wanted to run my normal email client Evolution. I have launched i3 through dbus-launch to get dbus running, and I have a few GNOME services ...
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gnome-keyring can't clear passphrase

Under Ubuntu 18.04, gnome-keyring caches PGP passphrases and will retain them, even through logout or reboot. I'm using the program pass to retain my passwords, so I want to be challenged every time I ...
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How can i fix this Keyring issue?

When Ubuntu is started in my PC after some minutes it say's that your Keyring didn't or hasn't been unlocked so type the password and that's the thing that has corrupted like my whole Operating System ...
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Automatically mount sshfs on login, using gnome keyring

I understand the purpose of /etc/fstab is used to mount volumes on boot. However, in my case I have an sshfs that requires an encrypted identity file. So how would I go about supplying passphrase for ...
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Gnome keyring does not auto-unlock and nextcloud does not recognise it at all

I tried installing gnome-keyring so that I would not have to input my password for programs all the time when I start my computer. I installed gnome-keyring.x86_64 and gnome-keyring-pam.x86_64 and ...
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Nextcloud client : No keychain service available

I have installed the nextcloud-client package from slackbuilds.org, with qtkeychain, libgnome-keyring and gnome-keyring. I run the daemon in my .xinitrc like explained on the ArchWiki: eval $(gnome-...
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Do I need a keyring password on a luks encrypted single user machine?

The title says it all but let me expand a bit more: I'm wondering how the keyring password is protecting my keys. Sure, it encrypts the container file, so no one else can access it. But it is also ...
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X-GNOME-Autostart=false but process is still run

As I understand adding X-GNOME-Autostart=false at the end of a file in ~/.config/autostart/... should prevent an application from starting it at autostart. I'm adding this line at the end of gnome-...
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Error running Gitkraken even though dependencies installed [closed]

I installed Gitkraken as I have a few projects I want to work on with my KDE Neon box. now I was pretty sure I installed everything but I ran gitkraken in a terminal and I got this Node started time: ...
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How do I copy all gnome-keyring items to a different computer?

I keep snapshots of my home directory using rsync (with --link-dest, fyi). I haven't used my desktop in a while, so I used rsync to 'restore' my laptop snapshot over my desktop home directory. I didn'...
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Why does gnome-keyring-daemon not unlock my SSH key?

I'm running Fedora 24. It used to be that I never had to enter the passphrase for my SSH private key after logging in to GNOME. Now I do. I still see it listed under OpenSSH keys in the Passwords and ...
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Chromium: gnome keyring unlocked without password?

When starting chromium (with default keyring locked) it asks for the password to unlock the keyring (so that I can skim through my saved passwords afterwards). This gnome keyring window offers two ...
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How to remove incorrect password for file symmetrically encrypted with GPG

I used Emacs to encrypt a text file with a symmetric key. When decrypting the file, the program pinentry opens a window for password entry. I accidentally clicked the checkbox for "save in password ...
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SSH-agent not loading when remotely accessing the machine

I have this user account that I have correctly configured to manage my keys to ssh to other instances. When I sit in front of the machine my configuration works as described in my ~/.ssh/config file:...
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Completely stop gnome keyring popups

After some updates to fedora in the last few years, I've been getting the following popups (one when I login and one when ever I start google-chrome)... "Choose password for new keyring" "An ...
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How can I backup my keyring?

I'm currently using Linux Mint 17.1 and I would like to backup all my passwords that I store in my keyring on a LUKS encrypted external drive. But I would like to know, which files I have to copy to ...
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.muttrc and gnome-keyring

I'm trying to use gnome-keyring-query to avoid hard-coding my Gmail password in my .muttrc. According to http://www.df7cb.de/blog/2010/Using_multiple_IMAP_accounts_with_Mutt.html the following lines ...
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Seahorse passwords disappeared after changing keyring password

I always backup my passwords on Debian Jessie by opening seahorse, changing the password of the login keyring to nothing, backing up ~/.local/share/keyrings/login.keyring and then changing the ...
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Evolution/Gnome Keyring won't remember Google password

I changed my Google account password. I'm using Gnome 3 under Fedora 20, so I entered the new password in the Online Accounts settings. I'm using Google calendar and syncing it with Evolution. My main ...
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emacs tramp working with gnome-keyring-daemon

Right now I have gnome-keyring-daemon set to start at login. If I run emacs -q and then open a file on a server using M-x find-file and then enter a file on a remote server such as /ssh:user@server:/...
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How to lock a unlocked GNOME Keyring?

A password prompt is offered to unlock the GNOME Keyring when I login to my user account. I was wondering how to lock the keyring back in the same session it was unlocked? (I understand that I can ...
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What applications provide org.freedesktop.secrets.service

While trying out google-chrome dev and beta channels' latest version (25), I was getting a segmentation fault problem causing Chrome to crash, right after showing a message informing that it was ...
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Is it possible to import a (gnome) keyring to another from its binary files

(This question was originally posted on AskUbuntu, but got no good answer: https://askubuntu.com/questions/217709 ) I have recently set up an Ubuntu box using Gnome desktop, and want to import data I ...
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How can I retrieve my ssh passphrase from gnome-keyring?

I forgot the passphrase for my ssh private key, but it's still stored in gnome-keyring, so it seems to me that I should be able to recover it. Seahorse lets me recover web site passwords from my ...
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gnome keyring password after changing distribution from fedora to debian

I changed one system from Fedora 14 to Debian stable. Our user homes are on a NFS share. So they have been exactly remounted into the new system. It seems all is running fine, but when using passwords ...
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Can cURL use a keyring for client certificates?

I'm using cURL to fetch from an HTTPS location, which requires a client certificate. I have my .curlrc set up to tell cURL where it is, but I don't want to leave my unencrypted private key just lying ...
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Encryption algorithm of gnome-keyring

What encryption algorithm does gnome-keyring use? I've tried looking for it on their site but it seems quite hidden.
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How do I make git use ssh-add (when necessary)?

On Linux (CentOS, in case that matters), I'm having a problem with git commands. git can take advantage of keys loaded into the ssh-agent cache, but if the keys aren't loaded, it doesn't seem to take ...
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How to automatically add a protected key to ssh-agent on startup?

I am using gdm to start awesome wm via .xinitrc. I like awesomes usability and gnomes integrity and so far most of the startup programs work fine but i am fighting with ssh-agent. When starting gnome ...
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store svn password in gnome-keyring

I want to store my svn password in the gnome-keyring so it is encrypted and 'secure'. I made the necessary changes to ~/.subversion/config, but even after running a few svn commands, I do not see an ...
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mount CIFS volume with pam_mount and password stored in gnome-keyring

I would like to store the passwords for CIFS volumes in gnome-keyring. I am currently using a text file with credentials in it and passing that to pam mount / mount.cifs which then will mount the ...
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Why does Chrome ask for my GNOME keyring (Seahorse) password?

I use Google Chrome 12.0 (google-chrome-stable) and Seahorse on Ubuntu 10.10 (I know Seahorse is not the GNOME keyring, but it might be easier for others to search). Always when I start Chrome I get ...
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Ubuntu 10.10 how to change/create password keyring

when I try to remote desktop to the server from another ubuntu machine using the remote desktop viewer, it asks me to enter the password, which I do, then the viewer pane just goes black. When I come ...
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How to skip the 'Enter password to unlock your login keyring' in ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: ubuntu: “Enter Password for Default Keyring to Unlock” Whenever I login to ubunutu, it prompts me a 'Enter password to unlock your login keyring'? Is there anyway ...
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How to get a password from gnome-keyring

I have recently forgotten password for my jabber account, which doesn't have any simple way to reset it (e-mail only). I have this password stored however on gajim on one of computers I use (I have ...
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Securely auto-mount smb shares in Ubuntu

How do I auto-mount a samba share that is password protected, without storing the password in plain text? That just doesn't seem all that safe to me. I'm on Ubuntu 10.04 right now.
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How to remove keyrings in Ubuntu?

First question is what are keyrings in Ubuntu? And second question is how to disable them? I am a beginner in Ubuntu and this thing is really annoying me. I have migrated from Windows 7 and don't ...
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use of gnome-keyring-daemon without X

I'm wondering if it is possible to use gnome-keyring-daemon without X. Normally it will present a graphical prompt in order to acquire a password for the keyring; is there a way around this? I'd ...
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Eclipse on Ubuntu karmic hangs when using subclipse to connect to HTTPS repository

Software versions in use: Eclipse Galileo SVN Team Core Provider 1.6.5 Subversion client adapter 1.6.4.1 Subversion JavaHL 1.6.5 svn, version 1.6.5 (r38866) Ubuntu karmic When I select Checkout ...
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Why do I need to enter a password for the Default Keyring to unlock?

When I log into Ubuntu, I am prompted every time to: Enter Password for Default Keyring to Unlock I want to avoid this step since I am the only person using this machine and I see no reason to have ...