Fingerprint GUI 1.02 : Recorder and Scanner Fingerprint

If your laptop or your notebook is equipped with a fingerprint, how to make fingerprints on your notebook or laptop can be used as a login to your favorite ubuntu system, the solution is Fingerprint GUI.

Fingerprint GUI is a fingerprint reader application based on the linux operating system that has the ability to recording and checking user’s fingerprint, allowing the user to login or authenticate using their fingerprints through the PAM module “pam_sm_authenticate.” Fingerprint GUI is based on device drivers from the project “libfprint” .

Here’s a list of ID fingerprint reader which can be read fingerprint GUI:

 045e:00bb   061a:0110   147e:1002
 045e:00bc   08ff:1600   147e:1003
 045e:00bd   08ff:2500   147e:2015
 045e:00ca   08ff:2580   147e:2016
 0483:2015   08ff:5501   147e:3000
 0483:2016   1162:0300   147e:3001
 05ba:0007   138a:0001   147e:5002
 05ba:0008   147e:1000   147e:5003
 05ba:000a   147e:1001

How to install Fingerprint Gui on ubuntu 11.10

Okay let’s get started, open your terminal and type the following command:

 sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fingerprint/fingerprint-gui
 sudo apt-get update
 sudo apt-get install fingerprint-gui policykit-1-fingerprint-gui libbsapi

After installation complete launch fingerprint-gui from Activities> Applications> Other> Fingerprint GUI.


Press ALT + F2 and type fingerprint-gui

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