Pidgin storing password in plain text.

Richard Laager rlaager at
Tue Jun 26 20:56:28 EDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-06-26 at 13:57 -0600, Jeff Sadowski wrote:
> For one of my other scripts I used this method of getting my password
> passwd=`cat ~/domainpassword.gpg | gpg2 --decrypt --use-agent`
> and my password was stored using gpg2 --encrypt
> I guess setting up gpg would be too complicated for normal people though huh :-/

We've talked about doing a plugin or something to interact with
gnome-keyring, but that just hasn't happened yet. The same hooks could
be used by something else for GPG or whatever.

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