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Trying to update a repository, after a fresh install of Xubuntu 12.04, using:

git pull


The following message appeared:

WARNING: gnome-keyring:: couldn't connect to: /tmp/keyring-*****/pkcs11


How do you prevent the message from showing up?

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From this message:

  1. Edit /etc/xdg/autostart/gnome-keyring-pkcs11.desktop.
  2. Find: OnlyShowIn=GNOME;Unity
  3. Append ;XFCE as follows: OnlyShowIn=GNOME;Unity;XFCE
  4. Restart X.

Problem solved.

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