Bug#457549: gnome-screensaver: Wants non-existing pam_gnome_keyring.so

Bill Wohler wohler at newt.com
Sun Jan 27 20:45:07 UTC 2008

Loïc Minier <lool at dooz.org> wrote:

> On Sun, Jan 27, 2008, Bill Wohler wrote:
> > In that case, gnome-screensaver should either depend on this package, or
> > it should not make the call in the first place if this package is
> > missing, thereby avoiding the error message. In other words, if
> > something is "completely harmless", there should be no error message in
> > the log in the first place.
> > 
> > Either way, it's still a bug.
>  gnome-screensaver "Recommends" libpam-gnome-keyring; this means that
>  libpam-gnome-keyring is expected to be present, except in unusual
>  configurations.

I have a pretty vanilla lenny installation. Certainly not unusual. If
what you say is true, then it should have already been installed.
Perhaps there is a missing dependency elsewhere.

Bill Wohler <wohler at newt.com>  http://www.newt.com/wohler/  GnuPG ID:610BD9AD

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