Issues after installing gnome-keyring

hey, after some time i really got annoyed by having to enter my password for minecraft every time, because of something it wouldn't save it, some post said i should install gnome-keyring, it asked for a password, i set one, i started minecraft again, the keyring wanted to be unlocked again, so i did, then minecraft wanted the account password again and that every time i started it, so no use in that, now i got to do two passwords and for the first one the system does like a soft lock of everything, need to spam esc for good 5 seconds every time now, anyways, removed the package and now it still asks for a password, how do i remove that? here's a picture of the promt
2021-12-21_16-18.cleaned

There are some vague information in my opinion, e.g.:

And your inxi -Faz is missing...
I think you use KDE Dr460nized, so I wonder if the first "something" was KDE Wallet
If so, I would remove gnome-keyring, going back to KDE Wallet and you could read:
https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/KDE_Wallet
and apply the tip to unlock KDE Wallet.

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System:
  Kernel: 5.10.87-1-lts x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 11.1.0
    parameters: BOOT_IMAGE=/@/boot/vmlinuz-linux-lts
    root=UUID=c004acea-73f0-4fe1-9afc-7ab18ce1c3d0 rw [email protected]
  Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.23.4 tk: Qt 5.15.2 info: latte-dock wm: kwin_x11
    vt: 1 dm: SDDM Distro: Garuda Linux base: Arch Linux
Machine:
  Type: Desktop Mobo: MSI model: MSI X58 Pro-E (MS-7522) v: 3.0
    serial: <superuser required> BIOS: American Megatrends v: 8.14B8
    date: 11/09/2012
CPU:
  Info: model: Intel Core i7 930 bits: 64 type: MT MCP arch: Nehalem
    family: 6 model-id: 0x1A (26) stepping: 5 microcode: 0x1D
  Topology: cpus: 1x cores: 4 tpc: 2 threads: 8 smt: enabled cache:
    L1: 256 KiB desc: d-4x32 KiB; i-4x32 KiB L2: 1024 KiB desc: 4x256 KiB
    L3: 8 MiB desc: 1x8 MiB
  Speed (MHz): avg: 1680 high: 1881 min/max: 1600/2800 boost: enabled
    scaling: driver: acpi-cpufreq governor: performance cores: 1: 1633 2: 1723
    3: 1675 4: 1654 5: 1622 6: 1623 7: 1635 8: 1881 bogomips: 44911
  Flags: ht lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx
  Vulnerabilities:
  Type: itlb_multihit status: KVM: VMX disabled
  Type: l1tf
    mitigation: PTE Inversion; VMX: conditional cache flushes, SMT vulnerable
  Type: mds status: Vulnerable: Clear CPU buffers attempted, no microcode;
    SMT vulnerable
  Type: meltdown mitigation: PTI
  Type: spec_store_bypass
    mitigation: Speculative Store Bypass disabled via prctl and seccomp
  Type: spectre_v1
    mitigation: usercopy/swapgs barriers and __user pointer sanitization
  Type: spectre_v2 mitigation: Full generic retpoline, IBPB: conditional,
    IBRS_FW, STIBP: conditional, RSB filling
  Type: srbds status: Not affected
  Type: tsx_async_abort status: Not affected
Graphics:
  Device-1: NVIDIA GM204 [GeForce GTX 970] driver: nvidia v: 495.46
    alternate: nouveau,nvidia_drm bus-ID: 02:00.0 chip-ID: 10de:13c2
    class-ID: 0300
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.21.1.2 compositor: kwin_x11 driver:
    loaded: nvidia display-ID: :0 screens: 1
  Screen-1: 0 s-res: 3840x1080 s-dpi: 101 s-size: 966x272mm (38.0x10.7")
    s-diag: 1004mm (39.5")
  Monitor-1: HDMI-0 res: 1920x1080 hz: 60 dpi: 94
    size: 521x293mm (20.5x11.5") diag: 598mm (23.5")
  Monitor-2: DP-5 res: 1920x1080 hz: 60 dpi: 102
    size: 477x268mm (18.8x10.6") diag: 547mm (21.5")
  OpenGL: renderer: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970/PCIe/SSE2 v: 4.6.0 NVIDIA 495.46
    direct render: Yes
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel 82801JI HD Audio vendor: Micro-Star MSI
    driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus-ID: 00:1b.0 chip-ID: 8086:3a3e
    class-ID: 0403
  Device-2: NVIDIA GM204 High Definition Audio driver: snd_hda_intel
    v: kernel bus-ID: 02:00.1 chip-ID: 10de:0fbb class-ID: 0403
  Device-3: JMTek LLC. USB PnP Audio Device type: USB
    driver: hid-generic,snd-usb-audio,usbhid bus-ID: 3-1:2 chip-ID: 0c76:161e
    class-ID: 0300
  Sound Server-1: ALSA v: k5.10.87-1-lts running: yes
  Sound Server-2: JACK v: 1.9.19 running: no
  Sound Server-3: PulseAudio v: 15.0 running: no
  Sound Server-4: PipeWire v: 0.3.42 running: yes
Network:
  Device-1: Intel Wireless 7265 driver: iwlwifi v: kernel bus-ID: 04:00.0
    chip-ID: 8086:095a class-ID: 0280
  IF: wlp4s0 state: down mac: <filter>
  Device-2: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet
    driver: r8169 v: kernel port: e800 bus-ID: 06:00.0 chip-ID: 10ec:8168
    class-ID: 0200
  IF: enp6s0 state: up speed: 1000 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter>
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 1.82 TiB used: 621.32 GiB (33.4%)
  SMART Message: Unable to run smartctl. Root privileges required.
  ID-1: /dev/sda maj-min: 8:0 vendor: Western Digital
    model: WD10EZEX-00WN4A0 size: 931.51 GiB block-size: physical: 4096 B
    logical: 512 B speed: 3.0 Gb/s type: HDD rpm: 7200 serial: <filter>
    rev: 1A01 scheme: MBR
  ID-2: /dev/sdb maj-min: 8:16 vendor: Silicon Power
    model: SPCC Solid State Disk size: 238.47 GiB block-size: physical: 512 B
    logical: 512 B speed: 3.0 Gb/s type: SSD serial: <filter> rev: 9A0
    scheme: GPT
  ID-3: /dev/sdc maj-min: 8:32 vendor: Seagate model: ST500LX005-1CW162
    size: 465.76 GiB block-size: physical: 4096 B logical: 512 B
    speed: 3.0 Gb/s type: HDD rpm: 5400 serial: <filter> rev: LVD1
    scheme: GPT
  ID-4: /dev/sdd maj-min: 8:48 vendor: Crucial model: CT240BX500SSD1
    size: 223.57 GiB block-size: physical: 512 B logical: 512 B speed: 3.0 Gb/s
    type: SSD serial: <filter> rev: 041 scheme: MBR
Partition:
  ID-1: / raw-size: 206.39 GiB size: 206.39 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 115.52 GiB (56.0%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/sdd1 maj-min: 8:49
  ID-2: /home raw-size: 206.39 GiB size: 206.39 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 115.52 GiB (56.0%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/sdd1 maj-min: 8:49
  ID-3: /var/log raw-size: 206.39 GiB size: 206.39 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 115.52 GiB (56.0%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/sdd1 maj-min: 8:49
  ID-4: /var/tmp raw-size: 206.39 GiB size: 206.39 GiB (100.00%)
    used: 115.52 GiB (56.0%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/sdd1 maj-min: 8:49
Swap:
  Kernel: swappiness: 133 (default 60) cache-pressure: 100 (default)
  ID-1: swap-1 type: partition size: 17.18 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%)
    priority: -2 dev: /dev/sdd2 maj-min: 8:50
  ID-2: swap-2 type: zram size: 15.62 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%) priority: 100
    dev: /dev/zram0
Sensors:
  System Temperatures: cpu: 40.0 C mobo: N/A gpu: nvidia temp: 52 C
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A gpu: nvidia fan: 30%
Info:
  Processes: 290 Uptime: 13m wakeups: 0 Memory: 15.62 GiB
  used: 3.9 GiB (24.9%) Init: systemd v: 249 tool: systemctl Compilers:
  gcc: 11.1.0 clang: 13.0.0 Packages: 1637 pacman: 1632 lib: 386 flatpak: 5
  Shell: Bash v: 5.1.12 running-in: konsole inxi: 3.3.11

welp the encrypted drives are missing but that shouldn't be a problem, don't ask me how they did not get in here tho, also because of some issue with kde wallet the first thing i did was to remove or disable it, can't really recall what i did, but i know for a fact that i did something against it
also, i do not want a workaround to make the wallet work, i want it gone and to not prompt me for a password for a database that should have been deleted

Let me :duck: :duck: :walking_man: it for you :wink:
https://duckduckgo.com/?q=an+application+wants+access+to+the+keyring+default+keyring+but+it+is+locked&t=newext&atb=v251-1&ia=web
All the first hits seem to suggest getting to the function to change the keyring password (tbd how, e.g. just search keyring in the application launcher), enter the old password and leave blank the new one.
Just like the KDE Wallet tip.

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there is no such thing, according to my launcher

Search also for "Passwords" and have a look also here:
https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/GNOME/Keyring#Manage_using_GUI

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nothing there either, but again, i do not want to fix the issue with the wallet not working, i want the wallet gone and with it that weird promt for the password

After a quick search, it seems gnome-keyring is required, even if KDE provides kwallet, due to the management of libsecret.
Maybe try reinstalling gnome-keyring and check if you can then change your password to blank.

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okay. again. i don't want to keep that personal keyring thingy as a seperate password manager, i already use one, instead i want it gone and to not ask me again, because if i need a password to automatically log me into something, it defeats it very purpose. it is still asking for a new password now, at the very least it should use my existing password manager, pass for it so i don't need to store a password for a password manager

This is what I found.
More than that I cannot go.
I hope someone can help further.
https://help.minecraft.net/hc/en-us/articles/4408668374925-Secure-Token-Storage-Failure-on-Linux

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i feel like i am talking to a wall... i want gnome-keyring AND the password thingy promt to be gone, i can log into minecraft but i don't want to be annoyed by some program that thinks it is more important than the rest of the pc

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Hmm, do I hear rumblings from some kinda polkit here?

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If you feel the assistance you have received on the Garuda forum has not met with the standards you demand, then by all means feel free to take your requests for assistance to Reddit (or elsewhere).

Forum assistance is provided 100% by volunteers. This is not a paid support platform. Your expectations are out of line for a completely free distro with support provided by volunteers. Perhaps you need to rethink your attitude and expectations if you wish to continue asking for help here.

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what about change the User and Permissions from Minecraft, so your normal User could Start it without the needing of a Password ....

i know that most linux support services are run by volunteers, but that does not mean i need to reconsider my attitude because of i asked for a answer to my problem, because of what i received was something not relevant for me

Tbg read my mind and was able to politely report concepts that I might not have been able to report due to disappointment.
You can't treat like that people who are trying to help for free.
And it wasn't just an airy-fairy concept either. Maybe that wasnt the solution, it doesn't always come on the fly.
That Minecraft post seemed to me to go in that direction.
Not to mention all the I want I want.
What you want isn't always what you can do.
Again, maybe it is, but you can't consider someone who tries to help you "a wall".
And I am not speaking as a moderator.

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