Should gnome-keyring-daemon pick up my login password and use it?

Chris G cl at
Sun Oct 24 12:30:36 UTC 2010

On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 12:04:17PM -0500, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
> On 10/23/2010 09:37 AM, Chris G wrote:
> > I think this is *supposed* to happen automatically somewhere in the gdm
> > startup configuration but it doesn't so you have to do it manually.
> > 
> > Then, the bit I had lost, when the pop-up box asking you for your
> > password appears (the first time you need an ssh key for example) you
> > have to tick the box that says load automatically at login (or whatever
> > the wording is).  With this done I now have my automatic loading of the
> > key agent when I log in.
> > 
Hmmm, reading through the above suggests that there are two or three
slightly different bugs in there as some people had to repeatedly
re-enter their passphrase whereas others (like me) only had to enter it

I may add my own comments to the above bug, but will stay with my
solution for the moment.

Chris Green

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