Bug#345747: synaptic: Cannot remember password
letezo at fw.hu
Wed Jan 4 19:30:34 UTC 2006
> On Tue, Jan 03, 2006 at 10:57:35AM +0100, Ferenczi Viktor wrote:
> > Package: synaptic
> > Version: 0.57.6+b1
> > Severity: normal
> > Synaptic cannot remember root password. I enter the root password and
> > check the "remember password" checkbox. Next time synaptic asks for root
> > password again and again. Sometimes (rarely) it remembers password and
> > does not ask for it a few times. Then asks again.
> This seems to be a gksu problem (synaptic uses it to get root). It
> maybe a missing gnome-keyring. But the gksu maintainer (hello Gustavo
> :) will know better.
Thanks for your comment. Installing gnome-keyring solved my problem. I'm a KDE
user and only some of my applications require gnome.
Maintainer: Please add gnome-keyring to the dependency list of synaptic (if
possible), then close this bug report.
Thank you, Viktor
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