is there a secure store associated with user?

Felix Friedlander felixphew0 at
Wed Mar 2 20:41:46 UTC 2016

Correct me if I’m wrong, but I don’t think something like that is built into the base system. You can take a look at libsecret, which is a userspace way (I think, if I understand correctly) of doing what you want.

> On 3 Mar 2016, at 5:45 AM, Sergei G <sergeig.public at> wrote:
> I am looking for FreeBSD (and Linux) equivalent of DP API in windows. For
> example, windows service has access to a secure data store associated with
> user account.  When I register service I enter service user id and password
> and that password unlocks user store.  Is there something like that in Unix
> world?
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