Bug 608459 - keyring integration broken
Summary: keyring integration broken
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-rdp
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: John Anderson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 570265 616564 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-06-27 16:37 UTC by Christian Krause
Modified: 2011-06-27 19:01 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-06-27 19:01:01 UTC
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Internal Links: 595457

Description Christian Krause 2010-06-27 16:37:31 UTC
Description of problem:
It is not possible to save passwords in the gnome-keyring.

Steps to Reproduce:
0. install gnome-keyring-sharp from updates-testing (otherwise it doesn't work at all - http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/gnome-keyring-sharp-1.0.1-0.6.133722svn.fc13 )
1. start gnome-rdp in a terminal
2. try a modify an existing session or create a new one and try to save a password

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Actual results:
- error on the command line:
"Duplicate entries found. Deleting item 7 from keyring login"
- password not saved

Additional info:
I have investigated the issue:
- gnome-rdp retrieves the name of the default keyring (which is returned as NULL)
- gnome-rdp saves the passwords to the default keyring
- gnome-rdp looks up the password and compares the associated keyring (which is for whatever reason "login" (which seems to be some kind of default keyring today)); if the associated keyring of this entry does not match the default keyring, gnome-rdp deletes this entry

I have verified that even a plain usage of libgnome-keyring retrieves the default keyring as "NULL", so the problem is either in gnome-keyring (which does not report a meaningful default keyring) or in the logic how gnome-rdp handles the default keyring.

I'll ask upstream (gnome-keyring) whether this behaviour of gnome-keyring is correct or not.

Comment 1 Michael Cronenworth 2010-06-30 16:05:15 UTC
*** Bug 570265 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Walter Justen 2010-08-13 08:42:25 UTC
*** Bug 616564 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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