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Month: March 2009

Re: [kubuntu-kde3.5-users] kopete can't talk to my kwallet

From: Michael Hirsch <mdhirsch@...>
Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 16:08:59 -0600
On Sat, Mar 21, 2009 at 12:36 PM, Timothy Pearson
<kb9vqf@...> wrote:
> Hi Stefan,
> I've been loosely following your thread, and I think there is one thing you
> have not yet tried.
> In ~/.kde3/share/config, there is a file named kopeterc  And also, in
> ~/.kde3/share/apps/, there is a folder named kopete.  Can you try moving
> both the file and the folder to a backup folder somewhere, and try the
> Kopete Kwallet functions again?  It is possible that kopete somehow put the
> full path to kwallet files into its own configuration files, and therefore
> cannot find Kwallet at the new prefix.
> If this doesn't work, simply move your backed up file and folder to their
> original locations, no harm done.

Thanks Tim.  That wasn't the solution, but it led me to the solution.
Poking around those config files, I found that kopete was listed in
kwallet as "Always Deny", so of course it wasn't getting in.

I don't know how that happened, but it isn't happening anymore.  I
wouldn't have found it without your suggestion.