One Hundred Paper Cuts -- the first ten

Steve Langasek steve.langasek at
Sun Jun 21 12:54:47 BST 2009

On Sat, Jun 20, 2009 at 12:06:32PM -0400, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On Friday 19 June 2009 9:10:31 pm Dmitrijs Ledkovs wrote:
> > Back to Ubuntu though. We already have similar functionality in place.
> > It is optional for the login screen to unlock your default keyring as
> > well. How does that work if the account password and login keyring
> > have different passwords? Does it do an API accessed unlock?

> It breaks.  There's a bug open[1] about the fact that if you change your
> user password, the keyring password is not also updated, so then suddenly
> you have to enter the keyring password as well which is, confusingly,
> still your old password.

> [1]

Ups, that bug is out-of-date (and was directed against the wrong package);
this is fixed in karmic.  Bug report closed.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
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