Re: [Evolution] Evolution hangs if Gnome Keyring isn't open before starting

On Sun, 2021-12-19 at 10:43 -0500, Julius Merphik via evolution-list
Thanks, Pete and others. I do know the different between seahorse and

Possibly, but others seemed to be getting them confused.

2. When I start Evolution with the keyring locked, I am *not*
prompted to enter my keyring password, and Evolution hangs. By
contrast, when I start Chrome with the keyring locked, I am prompted
to enter my keyring password.

What about seahorse?  Does that work OK? (To see if it is a difference
between gnome vs non-gnome application.)

Again, I conclude that the issue is with Evolution. Is my reasoning

It's possible that chrome uses a different mechanism for accessing the
gnome-keyring. Is DBus functioning correctly on your system?

The bottom line is that I, and many, many others, have been using
evolution with gnome-keyring without any problems for many years and
versions.  If there was an issue with evolution and passwords there
would be a lot more noise about it as it's a fundamental feature. The
conclusion then is that the issue is with your setup and not with


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