gnome-keyring is invoked inside the greeter when trying to store a PIN code for mobile broadband modem

Bug #1048516 reported by Antti Kaijanmäki on 2012-09-10
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
network-manager-applet (Ubuntu)
Antti Kaijanmäki

Bug Description

When the user plugs in a mobile broadband modem a PIN dialog is presented. If the user selects "Automatically unlock this device" a dialog to create a new keyring is presented.

[expected results]
The dialog to create keyring must not be shown while in the greeter. The option to automatically unlock the device should not be present in the SIM PIN unlock dialog.

[actial results]
dialog to create a new keyring is presented when the user selects "Automatically unlock this device".

Changed in network-manager-applet (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
assignee: nobody → Antti Kaijanmäki (kaijanmaki)
tags: added: quantal
Changed in network-manager-applet (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in network-manager-applet (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → In Progress
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package network-manager-applet -

network-manager-applet ( quantal; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/make_menu_items_insensitive_based_on_permissions.patch,
    Make "New Mobile Broadband connection..." item sensitive to permissions.
    (LP: #1048512)
  * debian/patches/lp1048516_dont_req_keyring_in_greeter.patch: don't have
    the pin dialog try to save passwords (and thus don't require a keyring) if
    the user doesn't have MODIFY_OWN permissions. (LP: #1048516)
 -- Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre <email address hidden> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 15:05:13 -0400

Changed in network-manager-applet (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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