Keyring 1.0

A library for providing an easy way to access the system keyring service from Python
It is the right service to use for any application that needs safe password storage.

Main features:

  • Keyring services supported by the Python keyring lib:
  • OSXKeychain: supports the Keychain service in Mac OS X.
  • KDEKWallet: supports the KDE's Kwallet service.
  • GnomeKeyring: for Gnome environment
  • Python keyring lib also provides following build-in keyrings.
  • Win32CryptoKeyring: for Windows 2k+.
  • CryptedFileKeyring: a command line interface keyring base on PyCrypto.
  • UncryptedFileKeyring: a keyring which leaves passwords directly in file.

last updated on:
December 4th, 2012, 11:41 GMT
developed by:
Kang Zhang
license type:

Python Software Foundation License

operating system(s):
Windows / Linux / Mac OS / BSD / Solaris
C: \ Development Tools \ Other Libraries
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What's New in This Release:
  • Removed legacy file relocation support. `keyring` no longer supports loading configuration or file-based backends from ~.
  • Removed CryptedFileKeyring migration support.
  • File System backends now create files without group and world permissions.
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