GNOME keyring often fails to unlock in XFCE
GNOME Keyring often fails to unlock at login in XFCE, other users in the xubuntu-users mailing list have also reported this. It affects applications using the gnome-keyring framework, including chromium / google chrome.
The file causing the problem is /etc/xdg/
should be changed to
to enable gnome-based applications using the keyring to run properly under XFCE.
dpkg -S gnome-keyring-
so the package that needs to be fixed is definitely gnome-keyring.
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: gnome-keyring 3.2.2-2ubuntu4
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-26-generic i686
Date: Sun Jul 8 17:29:21 2012
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)