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Questions tagged [gnome-keyring]

GNOME Keyring is a daemon application that stores passwords, keys, certificates and makes them available to applications.

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How to stop Gnome Keyring from asking for Login password, like it used to?

Previously, Gnome Keyring only asked for the Default Keyring password when I attempted to launch Chrome. I tried playing around with settings in Seahorse to see if there was a work around for this, ...
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keyring best practices with systemd

There plenty of tools working with keyrings: ssh-agent, gpg-agent, gnome-keyring, kwallet, wrappers like keychain, keyctl talking to GNU/Linux kernel. There are various recommendation on how/when to ...
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Seahorse / GNOME Keyring does not recognize my new ed25519 SSH key, is there another way to have the key unlocked upon login?

I am unsure if I did the whole procedure right, so let's start with what I've done: $ ssh-keygen -vvv -o -a 1000 -t ed25519 -f ~/.ssh/id_ed25519 -C "$(whoami)@$(hostname)--$(date -I)" with some real ...
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Sync mail with offlineimap via systemd service/timer; getting password from gnome keyring

I am trying to autosync my mail in mutt using offlineimap via a systemd service. I am using these files and have moved them to the /etc/systemd/user folder. However, I am storing my password via the ...
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gnome-keyring-daemon components and their use

When reading gnome-keyring-daemon manual, one can see pretty clearly that the --components option has four valid values: ssh, secrets, gpg, and pkcs11. However, I couldn’t find any detailed ...
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Should I run Gnome keyring the only way to be to connect to wifis?

I'm on Arch/Xfce. I can't connect to some(!) wifi wpa2/psk hotspots when Gnome keyring isn't running. I'm on xfce and have now cheched "Run gnome services on startup". And now I'm able to connect to ...
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Switching Users Fully in Bash (GNOME/Keyring Issues)

I am confused about the difference between running a command as "user1" in a terminal and running a command as "sudo -Hiu user1 [command]". If I run /home/user1/script.sh , the script successfully ...
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Changed login password without changing keyring

I forgot my login password. So I booted into recovery mode and used passwd command to change the password. I can now login but I obviously didn't update my Gnome keyring password. I know my old ...
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gnome-keyring usage without an x session

My use case is that I have a headless server that software development is performed on. I ussually enable X11 forwarding for the SSH connections to it, but I can't for distant locations with slow ...
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Disabling system modal behaviour of GNOME 3 password prompts

When GNOME Keyring, needs a password to add an SSH key to the agent, it pops up a system modal prompt to get the password from you. I use KeePass, so this means that if I forgot to copy the password ...
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How to use Kwallet as default keyring

I am using KDE desktop (plasma 5 ) environment with opensuse leap 42.1. Many programs in my system use native keychain to store password like (JetBrain products). But when saving the password, I ...
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gpg2 decryption timeout/no secret key

I'm having an issue decrypting files with gpg2. I originally encrypted the files with gpg version 1.4. The machine I'm on now has both gpg (1.4) and gpg2. Decryption with gpg works just fine, but ...
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Why doesn't the keyring used by XFCE migrate to i3?

I'm moving from Xubuntu XFCE to i3 and I have this option checked in XFCE, Launch GNOME services on startup Enable this option if you need the GNOME keyring daemon to be run on startup. I can't ...
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How do you enable the secret-tool command (backed by gnome-keyring, libsecret and dbus) in a headless CentOS Docker container?

I'm trying to use the secret-tool command to store a secret securely in a running headless CentoS 7.5.1804 Docker container, but can't seem to find which packages and/or configuration is necessary to ...
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Shell script to unlock gnome-keyring for school internet upon login

My school's wifi network is not protected merely with a WPA/WPA2 password, it requires authentication (PEAP, MSCHAPv2). I can log into it fine (the credentials are in my network connections) however ...
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How can I stop GNOME Keyring from offering to remember a keyring password?

I use a Firefox extension to put my passwords into GNOME Keyring. I protect this keyring with a password. Whenever I start Firefox, GNOME prompts me for the keyring password: However, notice how each ...
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How to change the order of keys in gnome-keyring

I have 2 SSH keys in the gnome-keyring (let's name them AA and BB) and I have a lot of problems because I need to use the BB key(for example for a bitbucket server) and it automatically uses AA key ...
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Expired undeleteable certificates in gnome's “Passwords and keys”

Reposting from https://askubuntu.com/questions/847300/expired-undeleteable-certificates-in-gnomes-passwords-and-keys I just found that little app called "Passwords and keys" in gnome and see a lot of ...
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Running gnome-keyring-daemon in CentOS?

I successfully installed MySQL Workbench in Centos 6.2. When I run MySQL Workbench and try to store a password by clicking "Store in Keychain", I get the following error: Could not store password: ...
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How to manually supply passphrase to autossh, preferably on login

I want to run a bash script (as root) that among other things establishes reverse SSH tunnel using autossh. The SSH key has a passphrase. Ideally I would like to have to login as root in terminal and ...
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How to use password from keyring in a script

I am sending mails with gmail authentication swaks -tls -t --body -s smtp.gmail.com:587 -tls -a LOGIN \ -au my.google.username -ap <PASSWORD> I don't want to have to enter my password ...
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Auto-unlock Chrome default keyring

Is there any way to auto-unlock the default keyring that pops-up on every start of Chrome, that works on even non-Ubuntu distros? I am using a Debian-based distro. Is there any solution which is ...
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How to use GnomeKeyring with removable medium?

According to the GnomeKeyring Goal wiki pages, the feature Storing Keyrings on Removable Disks has already been implemented since 2.31, which happened in 2013. There is no further details or ...
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Deja-Dup with encryption: disable Keyring

I backup my data on an external drive using Deja-Dup. I chose to encrypt the backup. Now, every time I start my PC, Mint asks me to unlock my Keyring. How can I grant my PC automatic access to the ...
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xmodmap -e 'remove mod2 = Num_Lock' NumLock not working with Citrix Session

I've installed CentOS 6.5 - 32-bit and am using GNOME, connecting to a Citrix App server. While connecting, I'm not able to use the Numlock in the session. So from a blog I've found how to fix this ...
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How do I import wifi passwords into Fedora 19 (gnome3.8)

I've upgraded from Fedora 17 to Fedora 19 and would like to transfer my wifi passwords. In Fedora 17 they were stored in ~/.gnome2/keyrings/ whereas in Fedora 19 they are stored in ~/.local/share/...
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Gnome-keyring: “Automatically unlock this key whenever I'm logged in”

I don't seem to have the option to "automatically unlock this key whenever I'm logged in" when trying to SSH into another computer. This is a screenshot of my prompt: This is an example I found on ...
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Arch/ XFCE - Disable global keyboard grabbing for gcr/ gnome-keyring

I am using gnome-keyring as ssh-agent on my arch/ xfce system. Since I have multiple ssh-keys, I additionally have a password manager to store their keys. Adding those ssh-keys to the keyring works ...
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Nextcloud client on Linux : No keychain service available

Every time I start up my computer I'm disconnected from the Nextcloud server. The Nextcloud client indicates No keychain service available. I saw some other posts on this problem but didn't understood ...
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Network Manager: use gnome keyring to store WPA Enterprise CA cert

I am using a network which is a WPA2 enterprise WiFi network using PEAP and MSCHAPv2. The certificates are self-signed, so I have received a .pem certificate file which has to be selected on the ...
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Debain 9, no keyring login prompt

I am using Debian 9, and currently, I do not have my Phone with me. Usually, I start Skype and log in and then it will ask me for my Keyring login. Now I do not have my Phone with me, so I can not log ...