authentication not saved between sessions

Bug #1026706 reported by Bryan Moore on 2012-07-19
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Bug Description

Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu quantal (development branch)
Release: 12.10
Codename: quantal
hotot:
  Installed: 1:0.9.7.32+git20111213.1d89daf-1.1
  Candidate: 1:0.9.7.32+git20111213.1d89daf-1.1
  Version table:
 *** 1:0.9.7.32+git20111213.1d89daf-1.1 0
        500 http://www.lug.bu.edu/mirror/ubuntu/ quantal/universe i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

Hotot does not save authentication information between sessions, forcing the user to re-input--and occasionally retoken--every session.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: hotot 1:0.9.7.32+git20111213.1d89daf-1.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-4.4-generic 3.5.0-rc6
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-4-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.4-0ubuntu3
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Jul 19 12:59:29 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha i386 (20120715.1)
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcEnviron:
 TERM=xterm
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: hotot
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Bryan Moore (moore-bryan) wrote :
Alexander Lazarević (e11bits) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Please answer these questions:

* Is this reproducible?
* If so, what specific steps should we take to recreate this bug?

This will help us to find and resolve the problem.

Changed in hotot (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Bryan Moore (moore-bryan) wrote :

Simply add an account and every time you start Hotot, you will have to either re-login to the account or--and this happens without rhyme or reason--renew your token. Nothing special must be done to replicate this bug. The previous version of Hotot did not have this issue.

Alexander Lazarević (e11bits) wrote :

Thanks for reporting this bug and any supporting documentation. Since this bug has enough information provided for a developer to begin work, I'm going to mark it as confirmed and let them handle it from here. Thanks for taking the time to make Ubuntu better!

Changed in hotot (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
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