Enabling Fingerprint Scanner On Thinkpad Running Ubuntu Hardy in Four Steps

June 2008 ยท 1 minute read

Install the ThinkFinger utilities and the relative PAM module:

~$ sudo apt-get install thinkfinger-tools libpam-thinkfinger
Acquire and test your fingerprint:
~$ sudo tf-tool –acquire
~$ sudo tf-tool –verify
Enable the PAM module:
~$ sudo /usr/lib/pam-thinkfinger/pam-thinkfinger-enable
Enjoy :-)

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