[SATLUG] KDE 4.3.2 password entry issues with my main user.
John D Choate
jdchoate at gmail.com
Sun Oct 11 20:43:50 CDT 2009
I recently upgraded KDE on my laptop from 4.3.1 to 4.3.2. Ever since then, I have had issues with entering passwords with authorization dialog boxes and kwallet. I have ruled kwallet out as the source of the problem though.
The symptom is as follows:
(Whether using kwallet or not) When an app requiring a password opens a dialog box, I can type the password in just fine. But pressing <Enter> or clicking on <OK> does nothing... the authorization dialog box stays open and only responds to <cancel>. If I log in as another user or as root, this problem does not occur and authorization dialogs work as expected.
To make things clear... I have already ruled out kwallet as a suspect. I have removed the kwallet*rc files as well as the kwallet directory from my ~/.kde4/share/config and ~/.kde4/share/apps directories and let kwallet create new ones. This did not help.
Where else can I look in my user's ~/ directory for anything which can affect KDE authorization dialogs? Why did this suddenly happen to my main user, and not affect other existing or new users?
Can anybody help?
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