pidgin-gnome-keyring - integrates pidgin (and libpurple) with the system keyring

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename pidgin-gnome-keyring_2.0-2_i386.deb
Package name pidgin-gnome-keyring
Package version 2.0
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 6.24 KB
Installed size 22.00 KB
Pidgin usually stores passwords as plaintext with the "save password"
function. This plugin instead saves all passwords to the system keyring,
which some would argue is a more secure form of password storage.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pidgin-gnome-keyring_2.0-2_amd64.deb 2.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pidgin-gnome-keyring - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libpurple0 -
libsecret-1-0 >= 0.7


Type URL
Binary Package pidgin-gnome-keyring_2.0-2_i386.deb
Source Package pidgin-gnome-keyring

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pidgin-gnome-keyring deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pidgin-gnome-keyring




2018-04-22 - Luca Boccassi <>
pidgin-gnome-keyring (2.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to my address.
* Remove Thomas Bechtold from Uploaders as requested.
Thank you for your sponsorship! (Closes: #892687)
* Remove pidgin-gnome-keyring-dbg in favour of -dbgsym
* Switch to debhelper 11
* Use HTTPS URL in d/copyright
* Annotate package as Multi-Arch: no
* Add Enhances: pidgin
* Remove hard-coded dependencies
* Migrate to Salsa
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.4
2015-02-06 - Luca Boccassi <>
pidgin-gnome-keyring (2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #714018)

See Also

Package Description
pidgin-guifications_2.16-2_i386.deb toaster popups for pidgin
pidgin-hotkeys_0.2.4-1.3_i386.deb Configurable global hotkeys for pidgin
pidgin-lastfm_0.4a-2_all.deb plugin for Pidgin
pidgin-latex_1.5.0-1_i386.deb Pidgin plugin to display LaTeX formulas
pidgin-libnotify_0.14-9ubuntu2_i386.deb display notification bubbles in pidgin
pidgin-librvp_0.9.7cvs-1.1_i386.deb MS Exchange RVP instant messaging plugin for Pidgin
pidgin-mpris_0.2.3-3_i386.deb sets your available message to your currently playing track
pidgin-mra_20100304-1_i386.deb Agent protocol plugin for Pidgin IM
pidgin-nateon_0.0.0.svn147-1_i386.deb Pidgin plugin for NateOn instant messaging service
pidgin-openpgp_0.1-2_all.deb OpenPGP plugin for Pidgin
pidgin-otr_4.0.2-2_i386.deb Off-the-Record Messaging plugin for Pidgin
pidgin-plugin-pack_2.7.0-3_i386.deb Collection of Pidgin plugins
pidgin-privacy-please_0.7.1-3_i386.deb plugin for enhanced privacy in pidgin
pidgin-sipe_1.23.2-1_i386.deb Pidgin plugin for Skype for Business and Microsoft Lync
pidgin-themes_0.2-2_all.deb smiley themes collection for Pidgin