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Zvetco Verifi P5100 (Fingerprint Reader, USB)

I/O Finger Print Scanner, USB, Verifi

Zvetco Verifi P5100 (Fingerprint Reader, USB)
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Updated: 09/08/2016 07:45

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Zvetco Verifi P5100 is a USB fingerprint reader with the USB ID 0483:2016

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 0483:2016 STMicroelectronics Fingerprint Reader

The device is automatically recognized by the Linux kernel and fully supported:

usb 3-2: New USB device found, idVendor=0483, idProduct=2016
usb 3-2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
usb 3-2: Product: Biometric Coprocessor
usb 3-2: Manufacturer: STMicroelectronics
usb 3-2: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice

The Verifi P5100 was tested on Ubuntu 12.04 and 13.10 and is compatible. The device can be used with the Fingerprint-GUI software under Linux, which allows to use authenticate via fingerprint instead of a password.

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