[RFC] Automatically remove stored SIM-PIN from gsm connection settings if it fails to unlock?


I've SIM-PIN blocked one of my SIM cards just by having a gsm
autoconnected settings with a PIN stored and then PIN not matching the
one in the device. When this happens, NM will try to unlock SIM-PIN
once, and if it fails it won't try again (good) (*)... until the next
reboot (bad). So, I forgot about this setup and after just a couple of
system reboots got the SIM-PIN blocked, and had to recover it with the

Don't know if this kind of thing is done in other kinds of settings,
but could we completely remove the SIM-PIN stored within the settings
if it fails once, so that not even on the next reboot the unlock with
the wrong PIN is attempted? Or is this considered a user error? I'm
not exactly sure where to draw the line about this issue, I think I
have pros and cons for both solutions, so just opening the question

What do you think?

(*) It also doesn't re-ask the user for the PIN right away, still need
to get trace logs as thaller suggested.


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