Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 465616
Cannot sign text in gedit
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:06:13 EST
Description of problem:
When I try to sign/decrypt text in Gedit with my key it states "Bad passphrase".
It never asks me for my pass phrase it just gives me the option to select key
I still can successfully encrypt text with other's public keys.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Gedit and type some text
2. From the menu select Sign
3. Select the key to use and press ok in the dialog
Error message - bad passphrase
Successfully signing the text
This bug was submitted for Gedit but was advised for seahorse. (bug#460420)
I see this too, but I can neither encrypt nor sign and I was not prompted for my passphrase.
same problem in fedora 10...
+ nautilus can not decrypt files
This seems fixed for me in F9 with gedit-2.22.3-1.fc9.x86_64, gedit-plugins-2.22.3-2.fc9.x86_64 but it doesn't use seahorse to cache the passphrase and prompts each time. I still see it in F10, though.
after installing seahorse i cant use the sign encrypt because gedit doesnt provide it. the same is with nautilus integration.
i have no clue atm, but anyway i am using f10 not f9.. but someone know about the problem..?
(In reply to comment #4)
> i have no clue atm, but anyway i am using f10 not f9.. but someone know about
> the problem..?
i doesn't recognized that in f10 now this features are provided with the package called 'seahorse-plugins'.
When iam run seahorse-daemon -d and want uncrypt a textfile then i see on the shell iam spawning the daemon the passphrase dialog in text mode. seems that something goes really wrong.
some one must change the version to 10
after installing seahorse-plugins-2.24.1-2.fc10.i386 and relogin to the desktop encrypt via nautilus works fine. Decrypt and verify in nautilus works after running update-desktop-database as root.
but now, after verify the seahors-daemon crashs.
the desktop notify is also broken. there is no signer name in the message
Has there been any progress on this? At the moment the only thing that doesn't work for me is gedit cannot used a cached passphrase and keeps prompting for it.
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works fine in f11