gnome-keyring-3.18.3

Introduction to GNOME Keyring

The GNOME Keyring package contains a daemon that keeps passwords and other secrets for users.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 7.8-systemd platform.

Package Information

GNOME Keyring Dependencies

Required

D-Bus-1.10.6 and Gcr-3.18.0

Recommended

Optional

LCOV, libcap-ng, GnuPG-2.1.11, OpenSSH-7.2p2 and Valgrind-3.11.0

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/gnome-keyring

Installation of GNOME Keyring

Install GNOME Keyring by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr     \
            --sysconfdir=/etc \
            --with-pam-dir=/lib/security &&
make

A session bus address is necessary to run the tests. To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--with-pam-dir=/lib/security: This switch specifies where the PAM module will be installed.

Contents

Installed Programs: gnome-keyring, gnome-keyring-3, and gnome-keyring-daemon
Installed Libraries: gkm-gnome2-store-standalone.so, gdk-secret-store-standalone.so, gkm-ssh-store-standalone.so, gkm-xdg-store-standalone.so, gnome-keyring-pkcs11.so (PKCS#11 Module), and pam_gnome_keyring.so (PAM Module)
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/gnome-keyring/devel

Short Descriptions

gnome-keyring-daemon

is a session daemon that keeps passwords for users.

Last updated on 2016-02-06 23:39:27 -0600