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MD13 - Keyring Password and Evolution! (Solved) ;)

Postby Chrisnz on Sun Nov 18, 2012 6:12 pm

Small but nuisance value. Recently after startup - Evo set for auto startup with Firefox - I get the Keyring Password default 'required' box come up!? Now as this system is a fairly recent install,(4 mths) this has only just occurred. Firstly - Why?

Now if I dont see this box come up and have other screens open, then I only notice that Evo has failed to get email and then I start looking for the Keyring password required again... I dont think this is effecting Firefox? Also for some reason the system/option to 'remember this password next time' is grayed out and only the "time options" are avail - so its required every time i startup. :?

Is this a common issue with Mate? Is there a work around for this?

Thanks in Advance.
Last edited by Chrisnz on Sat Nov 24, 2012 6:08 pm, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: MD13 - Keyring Password and Evolution!

Postby remoulder on Sun Nov 18, 2012 6:28 pm

Please provide output of
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Re: MD13 - Keyring Password and Evolution!

Postby Chrisnz on Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:46 am

System: Host mintdebian Kernel 3.2.0-3-486 i686 (32 bit) Distro LinuxMint 1 debian
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Re: MD13 - Keyring Password and Evolution!

Postby squeezy on Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:53 am

Try running the following code in a terminal, then log out and log back in. It will run almost instantly and show no output, just a return to the blinking cursor.

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sudo sed -i 's/gnome_keyring/mate_keyring/g' /etc/pam.d/*
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Re: MD13 - Keyring Password and Evolution!

Postby Chrisnz on Sat Nov 24, 2012 6:01 pm

Hi 'Squeezy'

Yeh that did it. Opened up a terminal, pasted the line, got the required password question for Sudo options etc as admin, had no output, logged out and in. Got the same "a program requires a default keyring password to run" etc... but this time I had the options ALL available. So I could then select - 'Auto remember the password for keyrings every time your signed in" Logged out and back in - No repeat of Keyrings locked etc.

Thanks very much that's great.
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