GNOME Keyring is a daemon application designed to take care of the user's security credentials, such as user names and passwords. The sensitive data is encrypted and stored in a keyring file in the user's home folder. The default keyring uses the login password for encryption, so users don't need to ...

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Ubuntu16.04 LTS: How can I save wifi password for autologin accounts (without Gnome Keyring)?

How can I get Ubuntu 16 to remember a WiFi password, without invoking the Gnome keyring? The keyring prompt is unsuitable for certain public computers and for certain users (in my case an elderly ...
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Replace kwallet with gnome seahorse

I have Ubuntu 15.04 and I have recently installed kde desktop. When I was on unity desktop the seahorse application was used to prompting me for main password at startup to unlock the keyring and let ...
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How to get wifi password from gnome keyring file with a C program?

My system is Ubuntu 14.04. I know all passwords on my system. I just want to write a C program, and to analysis the gnome keyring file in /.local/share/keyrings/ for getting wifi password. I found "...
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Gnome2 Keyring displaying Large Green Tick

When an application wants to access a stored key or certificate in Gnome 2 Key Storage I get a password box with a green bordered white box with a green tick inside. The box overlays the password ...
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How to get back lost “Root CA certificates” & “Gnome 2 Key storage” after accidentally deleting file?

On 16.04 and using GNOME Shell not Unity, I wanted to import a *.pem for a custom root cert, but as the "Passwords & Keys" (seahorse) app said I had to unlock a locked keyring to which I could not ...
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What is the correct way to use git with gnome-keyring and http(s) repos?

Currently, whenever I git pull or git push to a http(s) repository, I get the following: $ git pull Username for 'https://gitrepos.reposdomain.com': me@mydomain.com Password for 'https://me@mydomain....
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Gnome Keyring does not work anymore on Lubuntu 14.04

EDIT: it seems it does work, but the password are always asked anyway. I have to close anytime the window that asks the password. I installed Gnome Keyring some month ago for git, and it worked well. ...
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Network-manager: secure storage of VPN private key

I'd like to configure a connection to an OpenVPN server using network-manager. The VPN provider gives me: A user certificate: user.crt A server certificate: ca.crt A private user key: user.key ...
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How do I fix innocuous error messages from lp regarding p11-kit?

Any time I run lpr or lpq, I get this error message: p11-kit: invalid config filename, will be ignored in the future: /etc/pkcs11/modules/gnome-keyring-module.dpkg-remove The commands still work ...
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How can I repair gnome-keyring to unlock my SSH keys automatically after login?

It looks like some recent package updates broke some functionality of gnome-keyring. When using SSH from the terminal it asks me for the password of my SSH private key. Previously the key was unlocked ...
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Gnome Keyring daemon crash on startup

Hey all i'm having a nasty crash every time when i reboot my pc. I'm auto logging in into my ubuntu environment and then this crash (see picture) pops up all the time. How to fix it? If you guys need ...
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How to start `gnome-keyring-daemon` outside of Unity?

I'm running Ubuntu with i3WM instead of Unity (while Unity is still available as a choice on the login screen). gnome-keyring-daemon works fine with Unity which starts it automatically. I just don't ...
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Does changing the login password also change the keyring password?

I use a computer where I'm not the admin, so my password could be changed at any time. My question is, does changing the login password to my account also change the password to the keyring? I don't ...
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Is there a way to stop Google Chrome from saving passwords into Gnome Keyring?

I have lots of passwords in Chrome which are stored within the Gnome Keyring. Is there an way to stop Chrome from doing that? My keyring file is very large by now and full with web passwords, i dont ...
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gnome-keyring/pinentry gpg key password saved indefinitely after ubuntu 15.10 upgrade

After upgrading to ubuntu 15.10, the password prompt for gpg keys has changed to a program called pinentry. The pinentry prompt provides a text field for the passphrase, as well as a checkbox for "...
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Seahorse giving permissions for a keyring for all applications at once

After when one of my app asks for a password to open a gnome keyring - some(or all) of my apps(firefox, seahorse ui etc.) gain permission to see everything from that keyring. Is it a bug or it has ...
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Kerberos TGT in default session gnome-keyring

I am using a 3rd party kerberos kit to authenticate to my work site. In RHEL/CentOS, my ticket is saved into the default session gnome-keyring; yet I am missing something with Ubuntu. When I kinit, ...
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Why do I have to enter my keyring password for a WiFi password?

My Ubuntu 14.04 asks me every morning to unlock my keyring in order to connect to a specific WiFi, namely eduroam. Every other network works immediately. I can't really use the machine until I ...
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“None of your passwords in your keyring match your current password” after changing password [duplicate]

A few days ago I went into Passwords and Keys and locked my Login folder, however today I changed my password, and while using Empathy (although it may have nothing to do with Empathy) a dialog popped ...
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Password manager does not trigger with Chromium when it should

I'm running into inconvenience because the global password manager (gnome keyring?) that should fill in auth dialogs in Chromium doesn't trigger. For example, I'm accessing some webpage that asks for ...
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gnome-keyring-d uses CPU too much

I'm using 14.04 LTS and always monitoring how much CPU resources are used by processes. gnome-keyring-d always attracts my attention by using too much CPU - almost 10%. After about 5 minutes OS ...
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Keyring unlocks SSH key when command typed in terminal but not otherwise

Introduction: This used to work, but at some point it broke and I've been unable to determine exactly when or why. I wonder if it came as a result of the gnome-terminal "upgrade" in Ubuntu 15.04 ...
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Is there anyway to make Ubuntu remember my ssh key passphrase? [duplicate]

Everytime I try to login on a remote server via SSH or try git pull/push on a git repository I get the prompt: Enter passphrase for key '/home/th0th/.ssh/id_rsa': I want to add my key to the ...
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Can't get rid of Gnome SSH Agent

When I type in a terminal git -T git@github.com the dialog with the title "Unlock private key" appears with password entry field. I guess it is Gnome Keyring SSH Agent, and I would like not to use it ...
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Why can't I interact with my ssh-agent? (e.g. ssh-add -D doesn't work)

On my Kubuntu 14.04 system I'm trying to manage keys with my SSH agent, but somehow it appears to ignore my ssh-add commands. Look at this below and you'll see what I mean. List the current keys ⟫ ...
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Why can't I import keys into the gnome keyring?

I'm trying to import a private key + certificate into my gnome key ring on Ubuntu 14.10, but the seahorse gui application won't let me, the 'import' button is greyed out: If I try it from the ...
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FTP client that uses Gnome Keyring?

There any ftp client that uses Gnome Keyring to store password ? I'm quite sure there isn't any stand alone app alternative to Filezilla on Linux, that is a little to old and kind of abandon-ware and ...
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Control Key & shift key closes Files Window in UBUNTU 14.04 gnome 3.12

When I press control key or shift key it closes opened files and files system in UBUNTU 14.04, I really can't understand what is the problem why its happening, please help I am using UBUNTU 14.04 &...
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nm-applet (network-manager) can't find security agent

Under Ubunutu 14.04, when trying to connect to an openvpn server via nm-applet I get the response in /var/log/syslog NetworkManager[3590]: <error> [1412801125.247964] [nm-vpn-connection.c:1374] ...
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How to disable the “unlock your keyring” popup?

I read through all the related answers, but they do not apply to Ubuntu 14.04. I have no .gnome2 folder and no Passwords and Encryption keys item in the system settings. I tried to crawl through ...
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How can I open old Gnome Keyring files?

I know the password to my old Gnome Keyring files, but how can I open them from my new installation? [1] The keyring import option doesn't recognise the .keyring and .keystore.abc files in the old ....
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authentication required by wifi network ubuntu 14.04

Whenever I connect to my wifi network, this annoying 'authentication required by wifi nework' window pops up, with my wifi password in it. All I have to do is to press the Connect button. Still I ...
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Broken gnome-keyring file and google-chrome hangs

After few weeks of uptime yesterday I rebooted my laptop. After that, I discovered that there is no password in gnome-keyring. gnome-keyring segfault and didn't work. I restored ~/.gnome2/keyrings/...
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xubuntu: stop gnome-keyring-daemon from impersonating ssh-agent

I want to use the real ssh-agent instead of gnome-keyring in xubuntu. I followed the steps from http://dtek.net/blog/how-stop-gnome-keyring-clobbering-opensshs-ssh-agent-ubuntu-1204, but gnome keyring ...
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Problems with Keyring login

I have not been able to log in to keyring..I do not remember EVER having a Key Ring account..so how do I establish a password?
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What is the meaning of this keyring-related error?

It has been a while now since it all started and I'm not sure what cause The window in the image bellow keeps popping up from time to time and I don't know what to do about it, what could cause it and ...
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Terminal alternative to gnome-keyring [duplicate]

I am currently using gnome-keyring to manage my ssh passwords. I would like to know if there are any alternatives to this, which I can use in situations when I don't have access to the UI. I am ...
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Wine can't load module p11-kit-trust.so

I'm in 13.10 64 bit and I've installed wine from the official repositories. Running wineboot or trying to install any .exe gets me the following message: p11-kit: couldn't load module: /usr/lib/i386-...
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How can I disable GNOME keyring for svn?

I have tried several methods to disable GNOME keyring, but have had no success so far. I have removed gnome-keyring already using the following command: sudo aptitude remove gnome-keyring I have ...
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ssh-agent stopped working after upgrade to 13.10 [duplicate]

my ssh is asking for my keys everytime I try to log onto my servers, this is happening after I upgraded my ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10, before that it unlocked my keys at my session login, but now it's ...
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How do I manually add a password to the keyring?

My dad uses facebook all the time on my PC. The password keyring will remember only my accounts and not his (facebook account), it won't even ask to remember his password. I want the Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Which is a safe way to record Firefox passwords in Gnome Seahorse Keyring?

Searching for answers about ways to record Firefox passwords in Gnome Seahorse Keyring vault, I found severals possibilities: Firefox Gnome Keyring firefox addon from https://github.com/ in this ...
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Move wireless passwords to another computer

I am going to reinstall Ubuntu soon and want to move my wireless passwords I have to the new installation. What do I need to backup to put on the new installation?
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Lightweight gnome-keyring alternative

I'm thinking of ditching the Gnome desktop for something more lightweight (might even go Crunchbang instead). I do however like the gnome-keyring. It can be integrated to other software (i.e. ...
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Ubuntu One: “The user cancelled a prompt.”

Every time that I try to sign in to Ubuntu One, it tells me: "An application wants to create a new keyring called 'default'. Choose the password you want to use for it." I set the password to ...
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Ubuntu keyring resets automatically when I logout

As written in the Title, when I logout, and login my keyring password is getting reset to my user password after the next reboot. I tried everything to fix this problem since I installed Ubuntu 12.10 ...
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how to install gnome-keyring and gmime

i'm trying to install balsa email reader on my ubuntu for dev purposes (i'm new to linux).. and i run into this issue after issuing the ./autogen --enable-all command: checking wether we have gnome-...
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How can I get gnome-keyring-daemon to prompt for ssh-key password in the terminal instead of the GUI

When accessing an ssh-key with a password for the first time in a gnome session, it's so much clearer for the password prompt to appear in the terminal I'm running the ssh command in. Instead, though, ...
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Can't start, stop, or interface with SSH service

Having really bizarre behavior with ssh. I have the ssh-server running fine, configured ufw (firewall) fine as well. However, it seems I can't manage ssh as a service or through /etc/init.d/ssh. I re-...
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Unable to resume from hibernation on boot- restarts instead of resuming

After fiddling around a lot with Rhythmbox and Banshee one day, I had to xkill them and logout a few times, and I think I remember seeing some error message asking for the keyring. I entered my ...