rdieter at math.unl.edu
Fri May 18 12:37:51 UTC 2012
On 05/17/2012 07:01 AM, Anne-Marie Mahfouf wrote:
> A few weeks ago, KSecrets working state was challenged and considered as
> still alpha but as we could not agree on removing it from 4.8 releases,
> it stayed there.
> Now is the question on whether it improved for 4.9 and should be kept in
> the 4.9 release series or if it should be put in a development area again.
> Valentin, what's your opinion? Did people try it through the 4.8
> releases and reported problems that you improved? What is your vision
> for the future?
My primary issue:
* ksecrets seems to not fully implement the
org.freedesktop.Secret.Service dbus interface. In particular, I can't
get any application that functions with gnome-keyring to function
properly when ksecrets is installed. similar to:
apps just report: "No such method 'ReadAlias' in interface
I can't find any open bug at the moment, will file one shortly if my
continued searches are fruitless.
Another smaller issue:
* a crash in ksecrets' test suite:
with no reply yet.
Without any positive feedback on either issue, it seems to me that
ksecrets is doing more harm than good atm, and removing from 4.9 should
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