D-Bus daemon that exposes fingerprint reader functionality
fprintd is a D-Bus daemon that offers functionality of libfprint, a library to access fingerprint readers, over the D-Bus interprocess communication bus. This daemon layer above libfprint solves problems related to applications simultaneously competing for fingerprint readers.
- Versions: 1.94.2
- Website: https://fprint.freedesktop.org/
- Licenses: GPL 2+
- Package source: gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
Install the latest version of
fprintd as follows:
guix install fprintd
Or install a particular version:
guix install firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.