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Re: Need basic help with KDE Wallet

On Saturday, 10 December 2005 at 16:28:42 -0700, Paul E Condon wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 10, 2005 at 12:50:44PM -0800, David E. Fox wrote:
> > On Sat, 10 Dec 2005 12:37:28 -0700
> > Paul E Condon <pecondon@mesanetworks.net> wrote:
> > 
> > > I was confronted recently with a request for the password of my KDE Wallet.
> > > I didn't know I had one. I guessed my logon password for Debian, but that
> > 
> > 
> > kwallet and/or kwalletmanager (the menu entry (Settings->Wallet
> > Management Tool runs "kwalletmanager %u" - at least in 3.4.2) don't
> > seem to do anything by themselves - both start here and immediately
> > terminate, so I'm seeing the same behavior you are.
> My puzzlement began when a window popped up asking for a password. I
> have no recollection of setting up a password for a secure
> repository. If I did, how would I recover the password, or expunge the
> repository? How do I know it is working for me, and not for someone
> else? I certainly don't have control over it.

That is the main reason I stopped using KDE.  I couldn't see any way to
get rid of the thing.  Now, I'm really pleased -- much prefer the terser
desktops of icewm and windowmaker (and their quick startup), even though
I still use a handfull of KDE apps.  Recommended!


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