[kdepim-users] KMail forgets POP/SMTP password

Pastor JW rev.olson at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 04:34:48 BST 2012

On Thursday, August 16, 2012 1:44:49 pm John Aldrich wrote:
> Quoting Andreas Mahel <andreas at mahel.net>:
> > I'm using opensuse 12.1 with kmail 4.9.0 (but the behavior has been the
> > same with 4.8.4 and before that).
> > My passwords (POP) are stored in kwallet, and this works basically fine.
> > Only sometimes -- preferred on the first sending of a mail -- kmail asks
> > me for the
> > smtp password again.
> > 
> > However, when I cancel this dialog, and then select sending all messages
> > from the outbox from the file menu, it takes the password properly from
> > kwallet again.
> > 
> > So, while annoying, at least I don't have to key in the password again
> > and again.
> For the record, my KMail is using the KWallet as well, and as you say
> on sending the first email it "forgets" the password and requires you
> to enter it again. In the past, I have tried to cancel the send, but
> it did not "recover" the password from KWallet. I guess I will file a
> bug report on this when I get home.

the problem is that KWallet crashes KDE  massively  and we lose a lot of data 
because of this bad program.  it is required to be disabled on our system.

73 de N7PSV aka Pastor JW <n><   PDGA# 35276
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