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A desktop "secrets" API

A desktop "secrets" API

Posted Jul 31, 2009 20:58 UTC (Fri) by johill (subscriber, #25196)
In reply to: A desktop "secrets" API by dps
Parent article: A desktop "secrets" API

There already is a kernel key storage. However, I don't agree that it's always the best thing to do -- things like smartcards don't really have or need kernel drivers. And I wouldn't think a secrets API implementation needs to be part of a desktop either.

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