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Re: [opensuse] Suse 10.2 +KDE +Evolution
  • From: Art Fore <art.fore@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2006 22:13:20 +0800
  • Message-id: <1165932800.6695.2.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 2006-12-12 at 14:33 +0100, Roger Oberholtzer wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-12-12 at 21:14 +0800, Art Fore wrote:
> > On Tue, 2006-12-12 at 09:42 +0100, Will Stephenson wrote:
> > > On Monday 11 December 2006 20:57, Art Fore said:
> > > > I have a problem with evolution where everytine it goes out to check
> > > > email or send email, it asks for the the password eventhough I have the
> > > > remember password box checked. I sent a but report to Ximian and got the
> > > > following back.
> > >
> > > > so this sounds like a future FAQ for folks using evo under KDE then. :-/
> > > > feel free to close as NOTABUG, or to add a workaround for KDE people in
> > > > SuSE
> > > > (wasn't the whole game about making the use of computers easier? ;-) ,
> > > > or to
> > > > reassign to gnome-keyring-manager or whatever... :-)
> > >
> > > What was the bug report #? I couldn't find it in b.n.c under your email
> > > address.
> > >
> > > I've been pushing for better interop and
> > > the "not-starting-gnome-keyring-thingy-outside-gnome" issue was supposed to
> > > be fixed, but I have just checked with 10.2 and I see that it isn't :@. But
> > > we have a window of time now where we could do something about it.
> > >
> > > For a permanent workaround, put this in a file $HOME/bin/my-evolution:
> > > "
> > > eval `gnome-keyring-daemon`
> > > evolution
> > > "
> > >
> > > Then edit the KDE menu entry for evolution so that it launches
> > > $HOME/bin/my-evolution instead of evolution.
> > >
> > > Will
> >
> > Tried your suggestion. Put a file in my /home/afore/bin directory both
> > with and without the " marks, and changed the KDE menu. I get nothing.
> > If I edit the shortcut on my kde panel, I then get
> >
> > KDEInit could not launch '/home/afore/bin/my-evolution'.
> >
> > Tried a number of variations, but nothing successful.
>
> Remember to do this to the script:
>
> chmod a+x my-evolution
>
> I wonder why the original poster used 'eval' to run the command. Very
> odd. Perhaps you also need to have the very first line in the script be:
>
> #!/bin/sh
>
> Otherwise it may not get executed.
>
> --
> Roger Oberholtzer
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The chmod fixed the execution, but it still always asks for password,
even after entering it, then later on when it goes to get email again.
The " marks make it take about 10 times longer for evolution to open
though. Tried removing the eval, still same thing.

Art

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