[kde-linux] kmail and kdewallet

Ryan Rix phrkonaleash at gmail.com
Sun Dec 28 06:22:22 UTC 2008

On Sat, Dec 27, 2008 at 4:05 PM, Jethro Tull <heavytull at hotmail.com> wrote:

>  This is a problem that i have already posted about but didn't get any
> solution.
> I'm using KDEwallet for passwords for Kopete and kmail. But since kmail or
> KDEwallet once crashed, KDEwallet does not anymore starts when i check or
> send emails with kmail. I have to type my email acccount password at every
> session of kmail. Someone suggested me to check some files in
> ~/.kde/share/apps/kwallet but that didn't solved the problem. actually i
> even deleted that directory and created again my account in KDEwallet.
> So now i think that the problem is with kmail.
I get this too.

I believe it has sth to do with the fact that KMail is starting before
kwallet... When I restart kmail after a login it works perfectly fine.

Perhaps you can create a script that will autolaunch kmail after a sleep 5
or something?

sleep 5
kmail &

and place it in your autostart directory? (usually ~/.kde/Autostart or

(Trying not to top post but gmail web interface seems to prefer it; sorry if
message is borked.)

Thanks and best regards,
Ryan Rix
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