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FS#52723 - system-config-printer requires python2-gnomekeyring

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Aaron Griffin (phrakture) - Thursday, 26 January 2017, 21:17 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Thursday, 26 January 2017, 23:51 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Without python2-gnomekeyring the app doesn't start, despite it being optional

$ system-config-printer
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/", line 84, in <module>
import jobviewer
File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/", line 57, in <module>
gi.require_version('GnomeKeyring', '1.0')
File "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/gi/", line 118, in require_version
raise ValueError('Namespace %s not available' % namespace)
ValueError: Namespace GnomeKeyring not available
This task depends upon

Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Thursday, 26 January 2017, 23:51 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#52607 
Comment by Balló György (City-busz) - Thursday, 26 January 2017, 21:30 GMT
It looks like libgnome-keyring became a hard dependency. python2-gnomekeyring is not needed, because system-config-printer uses libgnome-keyring via PyGObject.