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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Problem with upgrade from Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04

i want to upgrade from ubuntu14.04 to 15.04.the updater is stopping after sometime.i changed the
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Exporting the Gnome Keyring

I'm making a backup on an encrypted drive and I want to make a backup of my passwords (wifi, web, svn etc). Since I don't write down sensitive information, restoring my system after a fatal crash ...
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How to automatically connect to wifi connection after entering keyring?

After starting up ubuntu, I need to enter my keyring password, which I don't mind. What I do mind is that it is not connecting automatically to a wifi connection stored in the keyring after entering ...
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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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nn-applet (network-manager) can 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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Xubuntu: Disable gnome-keyring

I'm using Xubuntu, since GNOME and Unity are too heavy for my netbook. I want to disable 'gnome-keyring' prompts. I tried sudo apt-get remove gnome-keyring which results: The following packages ...
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Why do I get this warning from Gnome keyring in Xubuntu?

I have installed xubuntu-desktop ontop of a stock Ubuntu installation. When using ssh, or more specifically git, I always get this warning WARNING: gnome-keyring:: couldn't connect to: ...
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How do I make Empathy match my keyring with my password?

I changed my password a few months ago from the password I first used when I installed Ubuntu on my machine. I tried to add a Google Talk account to Empathy, but every time Empathy gives me a message ...
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How to disable password prompt for default keyring? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 64Bit. How to disable ubuntu enter password for keyring default to unlock ...
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Is it possible to import a keyring to another from its binary files

I have recently set up a computer (using Precise), and want to import data I have saved from another Ubuntu (Maverick). These data include a gnome keyring, which I (rather stupidly) copied the ...
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Does home directory encryption depend on gnome keyring?

My gnome-keyring has somehow gotten messed up. It prompts for a password (that I know I never provided - yes I chose 'unsafe storage'). None of the possible passwords that I use (including empty) are ...
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SVN and GNOME Keyring

How to fix the following issue: $ svn update Password for 'default' GNOME keyring: svn: GNOME Keyring is locked and we are non-interactive I have googled around but can't seem to find ...
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When trying to upgrade update manager to 12.01 it won't let me continue with out authenticate password

Pop up reads, " Enter your password to perform administration tasks, the application 'update manager' let's you modify essential parts of system. Password: Then options to Cancel and Press Ok. Problem ...
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Using keyring restored from other system [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Restore Gnome Bookmarks with passwords I have recently had a severe hard disk failure and so had to rescue my keyring(/home/username/.gnome2/keyrings) from the failed ...
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gnome-keyring-daemon[16231]: unsupported key algorithm in certificate: 1.2.840.10045.2.1

Ok... so when I try to ssh into my hosting service's shell account, I cannot login. The problem seems to be the Gnome Keyring service not having a supported key algorithm, but I'm clueless as to how ...
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Why do I have a gnomekeyring.IOError when doing “quickly share”?

When I want to push my app to Launchpad by doing quickly share --verbose, I get the following Gnome Keyring error: Get Launchpad Settings Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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How to flush the Empathy stored passwords?

I recently changed my Google Talk password, which causes Empathy to prompt for the new one. When I enter it, everything works fine. However, after a reboot (or desktop environment reset) it will ...
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How to Set password to open an application?

How to make an application like Gnote or Tomboy ask for a password when launching them from my user account.
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Reset Login Keyring? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to recover/reset forgotten Gnome Keyring Password? After upgrading from the previous LTS (10.04) to the current LTS (12.04) I got a warning that said my user account ...
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Password on Keyring ubuntu 12.04

I have changed my settings to not use a password for my account. I can log in okay, but I can't perform any updates. Every time I try, it asks me for a password which I no longer have. There are two ...
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How to migrate passwords from Kwallet to the GNOME keyring?

I migrated from KDE to Unity desktop. So all my passwords I used with Chromium and Iron-browsers are stucked in Kwallet. How to access passwords from Kwallet inside Unity? Maybe there is way that ...
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Wine can't find gnome-keyring-pkcs11.so

I am trying to start a program using wine on Ubuntu LTS 12.04 64 bit When I do this, I get the following error message... /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/pkcs11/gnome-keyring-pkcs11.so: ...
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How to manually trigger ssh add dialog box?

Running ssh-add at the command line no longer unlocks the ssh keys properly on my system (Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity). Even after I've run ssh-add, when I ssh to a server, I get a dialog box popping up ...
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disabling password [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I enable auto-login in LightDM? I always annoyed when my new computer is turned on and log in, the problem is when i want to browse are always asked to enter a ...
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Keyring no longer prompts for password when SSH-ing

I remember that I used to be able to do ssh blah@foo.com and have a prompt asks me for a password to unlock the keyring for the whole GNOME session so subsequent ssh wouldn't need to enter the keyring ...